Egyptair flight 181 that wask hijacked few hours ago was landed in Cyprus and all the passengers were released except the seven crew members and five foreign nationals, said Egyptair in a statement.
It said, "Negotiations with hijacker resulted in the release of all the passengers except cabin crew and five foreigners."
Earlier a Reuters report said 10 foreigners were aboard the plane that took off from Alexandria in Egypt to the capital city of Cairo. In mid-air, it was hijacked by a hijacker with a bomb around his waist.[tags, egyptair, hijack, released, foreigners]