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Government 'not satisfied' with Sharm el-Sheikh airport screening

November 6th, 2015

Episode 705 of 1270 episodes

British passengers are being repatriated from Sharm el-Sheikh following a halt of all flights to Britain due to a "significant possibility" of an explosive device causing the Russian plane crash at the weekend. The government has mandated that passengers will only be able to bring hand luggage, and that hold luggage will be transported separately, to be returned "within a week to 10 days". We spoke to Kate Dodd, a British holidaymaker who is stuck in Sharm el-Sheikh, and Patrick Mcloughlin, the Transport Secretary.