Belarus Detains Reporter on Ryanair Flight Forced Down

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    May.23 — Belarus ordered a Ryanair Holdings Plc flight transiting its airspace to land and arrested a journalist on board. The journalist covered protests against President Alexander Lukashenko, whose election to a sixth term last year was internationally disputed. The forced landing drew sharp and unified condemnation from across the European Union. Ros Krasny reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia.”

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    Ryanair DAC (LON: RYA) is a European Low-cost airline founded in Ireland in 1984. It is headquartered in Swords, Dublin, with its primary operational bases at Dublin and London Stansted airports. It forms the largest part of the Ryanair Holdings family of airlines, and has Ryanair UK, Buzz, and Malta Air as sister airlines.

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