A protester helps a cameraman who was affected by tear gas amid clashes between Cypriot police and Turkish protesters. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Cyprus police deploy tear gas at protest against border crossing closure

  • 200 Greek Cypriots and 150 Turkish Cypriots gathered either side of the Ledra Street crossing in central Nicosia to demand the checkpoints be reopened
  • Cypriot authorities closed four of the eight checkpoints on the line dividing the island last Saturday
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
A protester helps a cameraman who was affected by tear gas amid clashes between Cypriot police and Turkish protesters. Photo: AFP
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