Australian court finds man guilty of plotting to blow up Etihad Airways flight from Sydney to Abu Dhabi by hiding bomb in brother’s luggage

An Australian court on Wednesday found a man guilty of plotting to blow up an Etihad Airways flight out of Sydney at the behest of the Islamic State militant group, by hiding a bomb in his brother’s luggage.Police had accused the man, Khaled Khayat, and another brother, Mahmoud Khayat, of planning two terrorist attacks that also included a chemical gas attack on the flight to Abu Dhabi in July 2017, police said.The third brother was unaware that he was carrying a bomb, disguised as a meat…