Cyprus government have just confirmed that Seif Eldin Mustafa has been arrested at Lanarca airport after he hijacked a plane in Cairo.

President of Cyprus has confirmed that the hijack of the EgyptAir flight isn’t terror related but rather that the hijacker was ‘driven by personal motivations”. He’s also asked for asylum in Cyprus.

An Egyptian national hijacked an EgyptAir plane heading from Cairo to Cyprus where it has since landed in Lanarca. Most passengers have been allowed off the plane but officials have confirmed that crew members remain on board with the hijacker.

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