Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters
Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters
Cyprus

Stray missile from Syria-Israel clash explodes after crashing north of the Cyprus capital Nicosia

  • Kudret Ozersay, the Turkish Cypriot foreign minister, told a news conference that the missile had been fired from Syria and fell on the island ‘by accident’
  • The freak incident was the first time that Cyprus has been caught in the cross hairs of military operations in the Middle East despite its proximity

Topic |   Cyprus
Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters
Military personnel walk on a slope near where the missile struck in northern Cyprus. Photo: Reuters
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