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#Hijack

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí hunt for man who hijacked woman's car at knifepoint which was then 'used in armed robbery' Tipperary

Gardaí hunt for man who hijacked woman's car at knifepoint which was then 'used in armed robbery'

Gardaí have appealed to the public to be on the lookout for the vehicle.

From TheJournal.ie Driver abducts 51 schoolchildren in Italy and sets bus ablaze San Donato This post contains videos

Driver abducts 51 schoolchildren in Italy and sets bus ablaze

The driver said he was protesting migrant deaths in the Mediterranean.

From TheJournal.ie Teen arrested after trying to hijack ambulance Dublin

Teen arrested after trying to hijack ambulance

It’s understood he drove a few metres before being restrained by the crew.

From TheJournal.ie Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France Anis Amri

Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France

He is believed to have travelled through Lyon by train.

From TheJournal.ie Two men used fake weapons to hijack Libyan plane Gaddafi Supporters

Two men used fake weapons to hijack Libyan plane

They had claimed to have a grenade when they took over the plane, which had over 100 people on board.

From TheJournal.ie Woman (60) chased for her keys before having her car hijacked Belfast

Woman (60) chased for her keys before having her car hijacked

The incident happened at the Northside Park and Ride Car Park in Belfast last week.

From TheJournal.ie British hostage had photo taken with EgyptAir hijacker Cyprus

British hostage had photo taken with EgyptAir hijacker

“I figured if his bomb was real I’d nothing to lose anyway”.

From TheJournal.ie Man impersonating garda hijacks jeep, steals wallet from elderly driver Caught

Man impersonating garda hijacks jeep, steals wallet from elderly driver

The jeep was later located in Castleshane.

From TheJournal.ie Car hijacked at knifepoint in early morning attack Prehen Road

Car hijacked at knifepoint in early morning attack

Two hooded men wearing dark clothing stopped the car at around 5am.

From TheJournal.ie Carjacking: Taxi-driver forced from car in early morning attack Hijack

Carjacking: Taxi-driver forced from car in early morning attack

The driver was travelling with three male passengers when the man in the front seat forced him to stop, and assaulted him.

From TheJournal.ie 24-year-old due in court over hijacked taxi crash Charged

24-year-old due in court over hijacked taxi crash

A second man who was in the car at the time of the crash died of his injuries yesterday morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'You get such an awful fright ... some people just don't come back to the business' Taxi Hijackings

'You get such an awful fright ... some people just don't come back to the business'

Taxi drivers are voicing their concern, following the latest hijacking of a cab in Dublin. One of the men in the stolen taxi died yesterday, after it crashed a short time after it was taken.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged over car hijacked last week with two children inside Carjack

Man charged over car hijacked last week with two children inside

The incident occurred last week in Terenure in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Drunk passenger leads to 'miscommunication' that Virgin plane was hijacked Hijack

Drunk passenger leads to 'miscommunication' that Virgin plane was hijacked

Indonesia TV is reporting the aeroplane had left Australia and was forced to land at Bali International Airport.

From TheJournal.ie Taxi drivers to discuss new security options following recent attacks Taxi Forum

Taxi drivers to discuss new security options following recent attacks

A taxi driver was badly beaten and had his car stolen after being threatened at knife-point in west Dublin overnight.

From TheJournal.ie Two arrested in Limerick after taxi hijacking Hijack

Two arrested in Limerick after taxi hijacking

A taxi driver was threatened by two men with a knife on Saturday night.

From TheJournal.ie Hijackers run over NI postman with his own mail van Post Van

Hijackers run over NI postman with his own mail van

The attackers stole the van and made off in the direction of the Falls Road.

From TheJournal.ie On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum Anniversary

On the 11th anniversary of 9/11, agreement finally reached on memorial museum

Politicians have been instructed not to take part in the commemoration at Ground Zero in New York City later today.

From TheJournal.ie Car hijacked, set alight during Craigavon disturbances Hijack

Car hijacked, set alight during Craigavon disturbances

PSNI investigating public disorder incidents in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal after masked men hijack car PSNI

Appeal after masked men hijack car

Police in Lisburn are appealing for information after a car was hijacked by two masked males in Belfast last night.

From TheJournal.ie Turkish forces shoot dead ferry hijacker Hostage

Turkish forces shoot dead ferry hijacker

The 24 hostages – 18 passengers and six crew – were found unharmed.

From TheJournal.ie Hijacked crew rescued... after sending SOS message in a bottle SOS

Hijacked crew rescued... after sending SOS message in a bottle

When pirates cut all lines of communication on a hijacked vessel, the ship’s crew turned to more traditional methods to get their message out.

From TheJournal.ie Somali pirates receive life in jail for fatal hijacking Pirates

Somali pirates receive life in jail for fatal hijacking

Four American citizens were killed earlier this year after their yacht was hijacked by Somali pirates off the coast of Oman.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded 9/11

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded

The key moments of one of the worst days in US history in words and video.

From TheJournal.ie 9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked" Flight 93

9/11 recordings: "Somebody's stabbed... I think we're getting hijacked"

Audio recordings made on the day of the 9/11 attacks document the reactions of flight crew, air traffic controllers and the US military as events unfolded.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight Hijack

Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight

Driver took a wrong turn into south Armagh, where the truck was hijacked and subsequently set alight yesterday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged over Limerick car hijacking Abducted

Man charged over Limerick car hijacking

One man appeared in court today in connection with yesterday’s hijack, in which a two-year-old boy was briefly abducted. Meanwhile, the mother of the toddler has spoken of her shock.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Thursday Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Car with children inside stolen in Limerick Limerick

Car with children inside stolen in Limerick

A man in his 30s hijacked a car with three children inside earlier today.

A PLANE HIJACK has been foiled by airport authorities in Moscow, the BBC reports. One man who was suspected of attempting a hijack was arrested while on board. Upon landing, special forces entered the plane disguised as doctors and freed the other passengers.