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Unpermitted Church Construction in Ayia Napa Sparks Controversy

The unauthorized construction of a church in Ayia Napa by the Bishopric of Famagusta has sparked controversy over environmental impact and legal loopholes, with calls for accountability and protection of Natura 2000 sites. Despite a cessation order, bureaucratic challenges and potential delays in legal resolution have raised concerns over wildlife disturbance and historic site protection.