|September 1, 2000 Ananova
The Egyptian pilots' union has named Bill Clinton in a lawsuit over
investigation into the EgyptAir Boeing 767 crash. The union is said
furious at leaked reports which suggest co-pilot Gamil al-Battuti crashed
plane into the Atlantic, killing 217 people, in an act of suicide.
is being taken through the Egyptian courts and accuses investigators
ignoring other possible reasons as to why the New York to Cairo jet
It calls on Mr Clinton to relaunch the inquiry and look at possibilities
including one that a land-to-air missile brought down the aircraft.
officials have delivered a copy of the lawsuit to the US embassy in
reports Channel Africa News.
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