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Complete details about Cyprus in Asia with capital city Nicosia

Country NameCyprus (Kıpros/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 @dandaman4us on Sat Dec 14 18:18:31 EST 2019 RT @NovaShpakova: State #Duma Deputies (2) *Denis Kravchenko - Residence Permit, Greece *Alexander Zhukov - Residence Permit, UK *Andrey?
From @jimrins on Sat Dec 14 18:18:29 EST 2019 RT @AngelosThemelis: Turkish Navy engages with Israeli research ship, deporting it out of Cyprus https://t.co/k3CONYFrzr
From @swan92678832 on Sat Dec 14 18:17:58 EST 2019 RT @OCCRP: Billions moved out of Ukraine through Privatbank?s Cyprus subsidiary. Regulators there either failed to detect that the various?
From @CatalanRobot on Sat Dec 14 18:17:26 EST 2019 RT @BoltonMSmith: With #Spain going through all the problems with #Catalonia , the idea that an independent #Scotland would be able to join?
From @IronFalcon77 on Sat Dec 14 18:17:22 EST 2019 RT @karelvalansi: The Turkish Navy deported an Israeli research ship near Cyprus two weeks ago, the National Infrastructure, Energy and Wat?
From @MFS001 on Sat Dec 14 18:17:13 EST 2019 RT @guyelster: #BREAKING #Turkey navy chased away an Israeli research vessel near #Cyprus https://t.co/VWYykLUKJI
From @LeondaRowe on Sat Dec 14 18:17:12 EST 2019 RT @OCCRP: Billions moved out of Ukraine through Privatbank?s Cyprus subsidiary. Regulators there either failed to detect that the various?
From @bneintellinews on Sat Dec 14 18:17:03 EST 2019 #Turkey #drones flying from N. #Cyprus ?to escort drillships seen as illicit by EU? #gas https://t.co/y4rV0jaqrJ
From @HecSkill on Sat Dec 14 18:16:56 EST 2019 RT @rfctabs: Long time friend voted leave. Saw him day after and he was very bullish - sooner we're out the better etc. Didn't have contact?
From @ChezRexy on Sat Dec 14 18:16:48 EST 2019 RT @OCCRP: Billions moved out of Ukraine through Privatbank?s Cyprus subsidiary. Regulators there either failed to detect that the various?
From @IronFalcon77 on Sat Dec 14 18:16:37 EST 2019 RT @BabakTaghvaee: #BREAKING: #Israel Navy & Air Force will hold a military exercise in Eastern #MediterraneanSea tomorrow btw 0900 & 1400Z?
From @NovaShpakova on Sat Dec 14 18:16:29 EST 2019 State #Duma Deputies (2) *Denis Kravchenko - Residence Permit, Greece *Alexander Zhukov - Residence Permit, UK *? https://t.co/EEkzW6ZF70
From @kenanbiliz on Sat Dec 14 18:16:25 EST 2019 RT @FazilDuygun: Türk donanmas?, 2 hafta önce bir i?galci ?srail ara?t?rma gemisini, K?br?s aç?klar?ndan kovalam??. ?srail gazetesi yazd?.?
From @AwesomePicx on Sat Dec 14 18:16:19 EST 2019 A beautiful sunset in Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos, Cyprus - @tomasz_cc https://t.co/KTr5kq5AX9
From @bobbi2124 on Sat Dec 14 18:16:00 EST 2019 RT @HillBeverlyhill: A condo in trump tower served as the headquarters for a ?sophisticated money-laundering scheme? that moved an estimate?