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Turkish Airlines hijacker subdued, arrested

Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) -- A man claiming to have a bomb tried to enter the cockpit of a Turkish Airlines plane about to land in Istanbul, Turkey, but was tackled by passengers and taken into custody.

LTTE air raid foiled

SRI LANKA - Two light aircraft, which entered the city of Colombo, were destroyed by the air defense system on February 20, 2009.

Pirate attack on cruise ship foiled

A bid by Somali pirates to hijack a luxury cruise ship was foiled by an international taskforce, officials said today, as ransom negotiations for a Saudi super-tanker stretched into overtime.