- 3-week pause for hijacking suspect's extradition proceedings Updated: Apr-22-16 11:04 am
NICOSIA, Cyprus - A court in Cyprus has adjourned extradition proceedings for an Egyptian hijacking suspect for three weeks after prosecutors requested more time to examine documents from Egyptian authorities.
- Cyprus minister: Egyptian hijacking suspect asks for asylum Updated: Apr-13-16 2:10 pm
NICOSIA, Cyprus - A man who has admitted hijacking a domestic EgyptAir flight and diverting it to Cyprus is requesting political asylum on the island, claiming he is afraid of how he could be treated by Egyptian authorities because of his political beliefs, officials said Wednesday.
- The Latest: Pilot says hijacker let him pick Cyprus to land Updated: Mar-30-16 2:17 pm
LARNACA, Cyprus - The Latest on the plane hijacking from Alexandria, Egypt, to Cyprus. (all times local):