Belarus ‘Hijacks’ Plane To Arrest Journalist

The Belarus government forced a flight traveling through its airspace from Athens to Lithuania to land in order to arrest a dissident journalist who was on board, sparking international outrage with some labeling it a “state-sponsored hijacking.” What do you think?

“It’s absolutely unconscionable that a country’s leader would use his power to inconvenience so many travelers.”

Karen Leal, Systems Analyst 

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“At least he got to be the first one off the plane.”

Miles Connolly, Feather Plucker

“How else will Belarus increase tourism if not by force?”

Ezekiel Werner, Evidence Distributor