Man arrested at Larnaca airport under US arrest warrant

A 56-year-old man was remanded for seven days on Friday after he was screened at Larnaca airport and found to have a US arrest warrant against him.

A subsequent arrest took place at about 7pm on Thursday.

His alleged offences include weapons exports, conspiracy to commit serious offences, false statements, and other related incidents – committed between 2015 and 2023.

The foreign national is expected to be extradited to the US.