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Cyprus explosion: Terrified tourists evacuated from hotel after blast and fire | Travel News | Travel

Cyprus holidaymakers staying at the Acapulco hotel in Kyrenia were evacuated this morning. The emergency evacuaion came as consecutive explosions and a fire occurred in a military zone nearby. The blasts took place just before 2am local time east of Kyrenia in Turkish occupied northern Cyprus, Turkish Cypriot media reports. Minor injuries were caused by glass blasted by the explosions – shocking images from the scene show the shattered glass doors at the Acapulco hotel.

Prime Minister Ersin Tatar urged people to remain calm. He visited the damaged hotel to reassure panicked tourists and…

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