Ethiopian co-pilot hijacks jetliner, threatens to crash

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Robert Deillon, right, General Director of the Geneva Airport, is sitting next to Olivier Jornot, left, Prosecutor General of Canton of Geneva, Eric Grandjean, second left, spokesperson of the Geneva police, and Pierre Maudet, second right, Councillor of the Geneva State, as he answers questions to reporters about a hijacked Ethiopian Airlines Plane, during a press conference, in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Feb.17, 2014. Deillon told reporters that the co-pilot, an Ethiopian man born in 1983, took control of the plane when the pilot ventured outside the cockpit. The man wanted asylum in Switzerland. (AP Photo/Keystone, Salvatore Di Nolfi)