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"Thank God we are safe," Metropolitan Bishop Damaskinos Papandreou said from Cyprus after the Egyptian plane hijacking.
EgyptAir said negotiations had resulted in the release of all passengers except for five foreigners and the crew.
An Egyptair domestic flight from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked and landed in Cyprus, state radio said.