Authorities were on Tuesday investigating the cause of a fire that broke out at the Park of Nations section of the Athalassa forest in Nicosia on Monday night.
The fire broke out around 8.30pm and was brought under control at 9.05pm, the forestry department said. Ten firemen and four fire trucks were used. The blaze destroyed 150 square metres of undergrowth.
The cause of the fir is being investigated, the department said.