American intelligence agencies believe that the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) and other extremist groups have developed a new way to install explosive devices in different gadgets, which they can’t detect scanners at airports. About it reports CNN TV channel with reference to own sources.
According to him, intelligence officials believe that the terrorists were able to get the equipment that is used at airports. With it, they check how effectively can hide bombs in laptops and other electronic devices.
In particular, the officials told CNN that could be developed by way of placing the explosives at the place of the laptop battery. According to new intelligence that ISIS and other groups managed to ensure the charge device is sufficient for passing the test in on state.
As noted, these data influenced the decision to ban passengers entering the U.S. from a number of countries in North Africa and the Middle East, to take in the beauty of the aircraft electronic devices. While channel sources reported that there is a single such gadget was found.
21 March it was reported that the United States authorities forbade to carry electronics in hand Luggage passengers personnel from Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and UAE. Restrictions affected customers of nine airlines. The ban spread to devices larger than mobile phones.
Later it became known that after the United States, a similar ban was introduced and the British government. As specified, we are talking about the flight from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. Measures referred to the six British carriers and eight foreign airlines.