Gerald Darmanin, minister of the Interior of France, tweeted a letter from French Prime Minister Jean Castex confirming the incident took place. He tweeted: “At the request of the Prime Minister, the interministerial crisis unit was opened, following a suspicion of the presence on board of an explosive device on an Air France Ndjamena – Paris flight.
“The plane landed at Roissy airport without incident and was isolated.
The passengers were disembarked.
“The raising of doubts is in progress.”
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