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Police finds 33 refugees walking near buffer zone

Thirty three refugees were found walking between the villages of Limnitis and Pyrgos after having entered the Republic from the Turkish-occupied north on Sunday.

According to CNA, the people reached the area by boat from Turkey.

They were first spotted by a coast guard vessel in international waters. After they got off, police located them and and took them via bus to Polis Chrysochous station.

They are believed to have paid €3,200 each to be transported to Cyprus from Turkey.

Read more:

https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/eurostat-cyprus-records-highest-number-of-first-time-asylum-applicants-relative-to-population-in-q2/

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