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Russian tourist arrested in Paphos

A 27-year-old Russian tourist was arrested by Paphos police on Tuesday, after allegedly attacking police officers while being intoxicated, police said.

According to the police report, the 27-year-old was drinking with his wife and four more couples in a bar in downtown Paphos when he allegedly provoked and attacked a tourist from England. The 27-year-old then turned on some taxi drivers,

The taxi drivers called the police but according to the report the police officers were also attacked. When they decided to arrest him the 27-year-old tried to run but was cut off by police officers and driven to the Paphos police station.



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