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TAP suspends flights to Guinea-Bissau after fake passports incident

TAP suspends flights to Guinea-Bissau after fake passports incident
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Portuguese airline TAP is suspending flights to Guinea-Bissau after 74 Syrian refugees travelled to Portugal using fake passports to board a TAP flight.

The crew was reportedly forced by Guinean authorities to carry the group, including children and pregnant women. The refugees have claimed asylum in Portugal.

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