UK woman’s gang rape case to be reviewed by Cyprus police

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Cyprus police said Wednesday they would review whether mistakes were made after a young British woman was cleared of falsely claiming she was gang-raped by 12 Israeli tourists in 2019. On Monday, the Cyprus Supreme Court quashed the conviction against the woman, who had been found guilty of public mischief after her rape accusation. The woman, now aged 21 and not publicly identified, had in July 2019 told police she had been raped by the Israeli tourists, aged 15 to 22, in a hotel room in the Mediterranean island’s party resort town of Ayia Napa. Aged 19 at the time of her arrest, she was char…

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