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Cyprus issues travel advice for Israel

11 July, 2014

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, due to the current security situation in Israel, advises Cypriot citizens, who are planning to visit or reside in the country, to avoid travelling to certain areas within 40km from Gaza Strip.
It also advises Cypriots to limit their movement, monitor local and international local news reports for any developments, and follow the instructions and public briefings of the local Authorities, in particular Home Front Command (Israel’s Civil Defense) - www.oref.org.il/894-en/Pakar.aspx.
In case of emergency, Cypriot citizens can contact the Duty Officer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on +357 99660129, or the Crisis Management Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on +357 22801000 or the Embassy of Cyprus in Tel Aviv (50 Dizengoff Str, Dizengoff Center, Gate 3, Top Tower, 14th floor, Tel Aviv 64332, Israel, Tel. +972 (0) 3 - 927 3000, +972 (0) 3 - 927 3004 (Consular Dept.), Fax: +972 (0) 3 - 629 0535, Email: consular@cyprusembassytelaviv.com).