Air safety experts are investigating whether an airliner that mysteriously vanished in the Far East could have been the target of a terrorist attack. Twenty-four hours after Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 disappeared over the South China Sea, the only clue to the fate of its 239 passengers and crew was the revelation that at least two people on board were using stolen passports. The disclosure raised fears that terrorists could have used the passport to board the craft, which vanished with no prior signals of trouble to air traffic controllers. Full story >>
A terrorist is someone who uses violence such as bombing, shooting etc to obtain political demands. • Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation.