Cyprus stopped at least 18 potential terrorists travelling to Syria, Zenon tells CNA

Cyprus has a very close and effective cooperation with security and intelligence services of countries in its neighbourhood and beyond that, Foreign Ministry Permanent Secretary Alexandros Zenon had told CNA, adding that the country has sent back to their countries of origin at least 18 so-called foreign fighters who had arrived to the island in the past, in order to pass to the Turkish occupied areas, from there to Turkey and then to Syria, to join the Islamic State fighters there.

Source: Cyprus News Agency