News Egyptian officials say a hijacked plane has landed in Cyprus; bomb on board suspected

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    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's civil aviation authority says an EgyptAir plane has been hijacked while flying from the Egyptian coastal city of Alexandria to the capital, Cairo.

    A Cypriot government official says the hijacked plane landed on Tuesday morning at the airport in Larnaka and that there are suspicions of a bomb on board.

    A second Cypriot official says there "seems like there's more than one hijacker." He says there have been no demands other than that police vehicles move away from the aircraft.
     
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    Sky News
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    What we know so far:
    • EgyptAir has confirmed that flight MS181 has been hijacked.
    • Originally an internal flight from Alexandria to Cairo, landed in Cyprus.
    • Hijacker reportedly strapped with explosives, police asked to back away.
    • Officials say 55 passengers and 7 crew are aboard the plan, though women and children are reportedly allowed to disembark.
     
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    They can't be Islamic if they are letting Woman and Children out
     
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    Remember a few months ago in Mali when they took over that hotel and released all the Muslims?
     
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    Update - Cypriot state television reports #Egyptair flight #MS181 hijacker is 27-year-old Egyptian national Ibrahim Samaha
     
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    Negotiations with the kidnapped result in the release of all the passengers, except the crew and four foreigners.

    — EGYPTAIR (@EGYPTAIR) March 29, 2016
     
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    You know what the United States needs?

    More Muslims.

    Said No one, ever.
     
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    Time for
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    Lets bring in more muzzies and give them free everything. :cheer: