2 Muslim women removed from plane because flight attendant felt 'unsafe'

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Two Muslim Women Removed from Plane Because Flight Attendant Felt 'Unsafe'


Two Muslim women claim they were kicked off a flight after asking for water, according to a Buzzfeed report.

Niala Mohammad was traveling with her friend, who wishes to remain anonymous, on a flight from Miami to Washington, D.C. that was delayed three hours.

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Mohammed's friend commented that after hours, no water had been served to her or Mohammed. They claimed after they requested some water, the staff met them with hostility and they were quickly removed from the flight by Miami police.

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The women posted a picture of themselves smiling with the police, who said they were removed because the flight attendant felt unsafe.


Unfortunately, this is not the first time a situation like this occurred. A Muslim host for the popular YouTube channel The Young Turks was booted after complaining about a flight. In that situation, the pilot claimed he didn't feel safe with the host on the flight.

Meanwhile, one Sikh man said he was kicked out of a line when waiting to get into Wimbledon.

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