The hijacker of an EgyptAir flight that landed in Cyprus on Tuesday has demanded asylum on the Mediterranean island, state radio said.
The man, who is not Egyptian, asked for a translator to press his demand, it added, without providing further details.
The airline said four non-Egyptian passengers and the crew were still being held on the plane.
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