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Tuesday, 29 March 2016 - 12:01
EgyptAir Domestic Flight From Alexandria To Cairo Hijacked: Spokeswoman
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An EgyptAir Domestic Flight from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked on Tuesday according to reports by Bloomberg.

The hijackers put in a request to land in Cyprus according to a spokeswoman for the airline.

According to Cyrpus State Radio, there are 80-81 people on board the hijacked flight and one man is thought to be armed.

More details will be published as they become available.

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