|Remarks by the President of the Republic on the incident involving a hijacked plane in Larnaka
The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, said today that the government is doing its utmost so that all passengers on the EgyptAir flight that has been hijacked are safe.
On the sidelines of his meeting with the President of the European Parliament, and when asked to give a comment on the incident involving a hijacked plane in Larnaka, the President said that “it seems that 49 passengers have been released. We are doing our utmost in order for everyone to be released and safe and to give an end to this unprecedented (incident). In any case it is not something which has to do with terrorism.”