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Paphos man arrested for inciting hatred on social media

A 62-year-old man was remanded by the Paphos court on Sunday for allegedly inciting hatred on social media.

He is due back in court on Monday, police said.

According to a complaint made by his alleged victim, a Limassol resident, the man posted his photo and name with racist comments and other “threatening and abusive content” in a Tik-Tok video.

The 62-year-old was located and arrested on Saturday, and was remanded on Sunday for 24 hours. He is expected to be charged and summoned at a later date.

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