(MENAFN- Emirates News Agency (WAM))
ABU DHABI, 15th January, 2018 (WAM) -- The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, has announced a second interception by Qatari fighter-planes of a UAE civilian aircraft on a routine flight to Manama, Bahrain.
The GCAA regarded this incident as "a renewed breach of international laws and conventions, and a flagrant and serious threat to the safety of civil aviation."
The authority is examining legal options available to it via the International Civil Aviation Organisation, ICAO, and other relevant bodies.
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