Cyprus broadcaster: EgyptAir hijacker strapped with explosives

By REUTERS
March 29, 2016 10:03

ATHENS- The hijacker who forced an EgyptAir flight heading to Cairo from Alexandria to land in Cyprus is thought to be strapped with explosives, Cyprus broadcaster CYBC said on Tuesday.

The airplane was parked at an apron at Larnaca airport. The hijacker asked police to back away from the aircraft, the broadcaster said.


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