25 August 2016, 18:21
Passenger not allowed to flight from Moscow with a liter of holy water
Moscow, August 25, Interfax - A passenger did not managed to board the plane with holy water in hand luggage.
According to the media, the incident happened in the Domodedovo airport, the man was to fly to Abakan, but the airlines staff members did not allow him to departure zone as he had a liter of holy water with him.
"I had a liter of holy water in hand luggage and I do not want to throw it away. You violate my rights of a believer. I am not obliged to do it. You force me to throw away this holy water," he said in a conversation with an airlines official at the registration.
The passenger recorded a corresponding video ten minutes before the departure, when the boarding was completed and posted it on YouTube.
The airlines officials explained the man that it is prohibited to take on board volumes of liquid more than 100 ml., and asked to register it as luggage. However, he could not do it as he was registered to the flight.
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