Retired police officer held over Air France Mauritius-Paris bomb hoax

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The 58-year-old from Réunion was detained by police on arrival in Paris over planting of fake bomb that forced jet into emergency landing in Kenya.

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French police have detained a retired police officer over the discovery of a fake bomb on board an Air France plane which made an emergency landing in Kenya, a legal source told Agence France-Presse, reports The Guardian.