Bomb threat on Afghan plane to Urumqi

PUBLISHED : Monday, 10 August, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 10 August, 2009, 12:00am
 

A plane from Afghanistan scheduled to land in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang, received a bomb threat and landed in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Xinhua reported early today. Armed police sources in Xinjiang had earlier said the plane had been hijacked.

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