Cyprus Mail

Police pick up further 31 migrants

migrants gather outside the kokkinotrimithia refugee camp on the outskirts of nicosia
File photo: Pournara camp

Thirty one adult migrants, all of Syrian origin, were found in Athienou on Monday, police said.

A police patrol located 20 migrants walking on the Nicosia to Larnaca highway in the early hours of Monday morning and another 11 migrants near Lympia.

According to the police, the migrants complied with instructions given to them and were transferred to the reception centre in Kokkinotrimithia.

Related Posts

Nicosia and Athens monitor Turkish movements with drillship

Sarah Ktisti

Police arrest man, 23, in child porn case

Sarah Ktisti

Furore over green line barbed wire is over the top, says Nouris

Sarah Ktisti

Spike in large sums of cash smuggled into the north

Sarah Ktisti

Limassol marathon up in the air due to small print spat with municipality

Sarah Ktisti

Akel alleges Cyprus link to Greek spying case

Elias Hazou