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Where is Cyprus?

Cyprus is in the Middle East, island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey.

What is the Capital of Cyprus?

Nicosia , Cyprus.

What is the official language of Cyprus?

The official languages of Cyprus are Greek, Turkish, English .

When are the Public Holidays in Cyprus?

Independence Day, 1 October (1960); note - Turkish Cypriot area celebrates 15 November (1983) as Independence Day

What is the flag of Cyprus?

White with a copper-coloured silhouette of the island (the name Cyprus is derived from the Greek word for copper) above two green crossed olive branches in the centre of the flag; the branches symbolize the hope for peace and reconciliation between the Greek and Turkish communities
NOTE : the Turkish Cypriot flag has a horizontal red stripe at the top and bottom between which is a red crescent and red star on a white field


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