A 31-year-old man from Syria was injured by his Romanian wife in a quarrel on Thursday at their home in Yeroskipou.
The incident occurred when during a big argument between the man and his 36-year-old wife, she grabbed a kitchen knife and slashed him on the leg.
According to the police, the man ran outside calling for help. Neighbours called the police and an ambulance, which transferred him to the emergency unit at Paphos Hospital where he was treated and later released.
The wife was arrested.