India -- Airplane Hijaking : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread

MSNBC currently breaking news -- airline w/178 people hijaked in India -- they did land but have now taken off w/passengers still onboard. Shots were fired while on ground and unconfirmed reports that 4 people were killed.

-- claurann (, December 24, 1999


For those w/knowledge of the Muslim faith -- what are their feelings related to the Christian holiday of Christmas? Have such a limited knowledge of Muslims, maybe time to go research on the encyclopedia.

-- claurann (, December 24, 1999.


You might look at alt.religion.islam and ask that question there.

-- Z (Z@Z.Z), December 24, 1999.

...and this relates to Y2K how?

-- Mr. T (, December 24, 1999.

Adds to TERRORISM frenzy, the official cover for Y2K.

-- wake up (bleeping@idiots.duh), December 24, 1999.

This is going to end up being a big deal.

Hijacked Jet Heads to Afghanistan

Anybody connecting the dots yet?

-- Ashton & Leska in Cascadia (, December 24, 1999.

For the Moslems this is the holy month of Ramadan--let's face it, not a good time for hijacking others. Also, Air India is undoubtedly run by Hindus, not Christians. To quote a guy I happen to like, "Why can't we all just get along?"

-- Mara (, December 24, 1999.


For further info, see previous thread:

-- (, December 24, 1999.

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