Cyprus Mail

Over 30 Syrian men found in container truck at Famagusta port

A general view of the Famagusta Port

Authorities in the north of the island on Friday found 33 Syrian men hiding in a truck that arrived at the Famagusta port from Turkey on a cargo ship.

According to reports in Turkish Cypriot media, the truck driver was arrested after police found 33 men from Syria hiding in the container of the truck among pallets with toilet paper packages.

The truck had arrived in Cyprus from Turkey on board a cargo vessel.

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