Police said they are now negotiating with a 35-year-old man who forced his car into the airport grounds on Saturday and had a small child with him.
According to the DPA agency, his actions are probably related to a custody dispute, the man wants to fly with his daughter to Turkey, where he comes from. The child’s mother had previously contacted the police about her daughter’s possible abduction.
Traffic at the airport came to a complete halt on Saturday after 8 p.m., flight cancellations and diversions affected more than 3,000 passengers. The police also had both terminals cleared. The airport said on Sunday that some flights scheduled for Sunday morning have also been cancelled. Public transport towards the airport is also being diverted.
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