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Complete details about Cyprus in Asia with capital city Nicosia

Country NameCyprus (Kýpros/Kibris)
Country CodeCYP
Capital CityNicosia
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1960
Population754700
Surface Area9251.0
Life Expectancy76.7 years
GNP9333.0 (old 8246.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Greek [official]     (74.1%)
Turkish [official]     (22.4%)

Major Cities

Nicosia, Nicosia     (population 195000)
Limassol, Limassol     (population 154400)

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From @pepecabezas1 on Sun Dec 04 17:23:03 EST 2016 RT @mistavri: #Cyprus still occupied since 1974. Our lemon trees for all the Mediterranean gas... https://t.co/fsasG5NhG1
From @EwanIsmael on Sun Dec 04 17:22:54 EST 2016 RT @avgorou: @EwanIsmael They did it in Cyprus with no condemnation. Do us Greek Cypriots no what you are going through
From @StephenClarkeNZ on Sun Dec 04 17:20:50 EST 2016 RT @Europeana1914: Unknown #WW1 history: in December 1916 a training camp for #Armenian Legion was built in #Cyprus by refugees: https://t?
From @marta_iansen on Sun Dec 04 17:18:40 EST 2016 RT @archaeologymag: A rare mosaic depicting a horse-racing venue known as a hippodrome was uncovered at a 4th-century villa in Cyprus http?
From @TheSeagullBar on Sun Dec 04 17:15:29 EST 2016 The latest The Cyprus Holiday News! https://t.co/OAv8OTgrFk #cyprus #energy
From @villacarpediem on Sun Dec 04 17:15:05 EST 2016 Want an accessible Cyprus holiday? Request the Eagle 2 lifter at Larnaca airport for dignified, safe transfers
From @NewsForTurkey_ on Sun Dec 04 17:11:43 EST 2016 Cyprus seeks co-operation with Turkey over missing https://t.co/BlBiksSLXS https://t.co/DhGTYvjqFi
From @THEHATNOVEL on Sun Dec 04 17:11:43 EST 2016 RT @visitcyprus: Goodnight Cyprus!! Isn't this an amazing sunset??? #VisitCyprus #Sunset #Seaview #Limassol ?: @Elena.anastasiou https://?
From @hxrvce on Sun Dec 04 17:10:45 EST 2016 Gig in the country of Cyprus but i'll be in Spain, first, for a month, tops. @King__Mentality
From @Eil_ok on Sun Dec 04 17:09:27 EST 2016 I miss the giant watermelon slices in Cyprus. Would last twenty minutes before the ants got to them
From @barbarosansalfn on Sun Dec 04 17:08:49 EST 2016 @NedosVassilis Cyprus Peace Now https://t.co/GbudsHTvXy