Ethiopian Airlines plane on tarmac in Geneva
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Co-pilot hijacks Ethiopian Airlines plane

17 February 2014 Last updated at 20:32 GMT

The co-pilot of an Ethiopian Airlines plane flying from Addis Ababa to Rome has hijacked the aircraft and landed in Geneva, Swiss police say.

The hijacker - who has been arrested - waited for the pilot to go to the toilet to lock himself in the cockpit. He has requested asylum in Switzerland.

Frank Gardner reports.