Five Passengers Arrested In Mogadishu For Hitting Flight Attendant Inside Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines flight attendant has been hit by passengers inside Turkish Airlines flight in Mogadishu.
Confirming the incident, Police Spokesperson, Abdifatah Adan said the Turkish flight attendant was taken to hospital after he was allegedly hit by five passengers who were deported from Turkey to Mogadishu.
”We have arrested five men who hit the Turkish flight attendant after landing in Mogadishu. They will appear in court in the coming days,” Abdifatah said.
The incident which took place on Saturday prompted a brief halt of Turkish flight at the busy Adan Adde International Airport.
It has not yet been established why the five ganged up to hit the flight attendant.
Turkis Airlines is the first major international carrier to travel to Mogadishu since the collapse of the central government in 1991.
Turkish Airlines started regular service to Mogadishu in 2012.