Yemen: Baboon

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About
90 minutes into a flight from Sanaa, Yemen, to Damascus, Syria, a drugged
baboon awoke and broke loose—terrifying and waking up any slumbering
passengers. Crew members scrambled to catch the hamadryas baboon, just one of
many that a smuggler had brought onboard in boxes. Instead of selling the
baboons for $3,000 apiece as planned, the smuggler was arrested and the baboons
repatriated to Yemen.

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Yemen: Baboon

About
90 minutes into a flight from Sanaa, Yemen, to Damascus, Syria, a drugged
baboon awoke and broke loose—terrifying and waking up any slumbering
passengers. Crew members scrambled to catch the hamadryas baboon, just one of
many that a smuggler had brought onboard in boxes. Instead of selling the
baboons for $3,000 apiece as planned, the smuggler was arrested and the baboons
repatriated to Yemen.

Dean Franklin [1] [1] http://www.deanfranklin.net

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