Plane carrying Turkish energy minister makes emergency landing in Beijing

08:26, December 27, 2010      

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A plane carrying Turkish energy minister made an emergency landing in Beijing on Sunday, the semi- official Anatolia news agency reported.

Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yildiz had departed from Japan after holding formal talks there, according to the report. After a four-hour flight, the plane of prime ministry "GAP " made emergency landing at Beijing due to loss of cabin pressure, said the report, adding that Yildiz and others aboard the plane were in good condition.

Yildiz and his delegation will return to Turkey by a plane of Turkish Airlines on Sunday, said the report.

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