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Our DNA looks East, not West

Our DNA looks East, not West

… A study found that Greek markers accounted for around 23 per cent of Cypriot DNA. Apart from ‘Greek DNA’ markers, Cypriots showed signs of Iranian, Italian – a significant 20 per cent – Sicilian, Armenian, Syrian, Georgian, Saudi and Palestinian markers. … The genetic information, presented this week at a colloquium hosted by the Cyprus

Proposed Paphos Gate pedestrian crossing point

Reports on Monday that the churches in and around Paphos Gate in Nicosia would ask the two leaders to consider opening a new pedestrian crossing point were denied but there has been talk on the subject, the Cyprus Mail learned. The three churches are the Lain Holy Cross, the Maronite church a few yards away,