Metrojet Plane Crash: Egyptian Authorities Say Bomb Is Most Plausible Scenario as Russia Halts Flights

Metrojet Plane Crash: Egyptian Authorities Say Bomb Is Most Plausible Scenario as Russia Halts FlightsEgyptian authorities said a bomb is the most plausible reason for last weekend’s deadly Russian jet crash after taking off from Egypt’s Sharm el Sheikh Airport, as Russia decided to halt all flights to Egypt. A government official in Sharm el Sheikh told ABC News Egyptian authorities can no longer dismiss the possibility that a bomb was placed on the plane and, in their mind, it is the most “plausible” scenario, adding that a technical problem is now at the bottom of their list of possible scenarios. Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin today agreed to suspend all Russian flights to Egypt, a Putin spokesman confirmed, according to Interfax.

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