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Migrant Vessel Detected Near Cape Greco

Rescue teams at Cape Greco are searching for a migrant vessel, with efforts led by the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) to ensure the safety of those on board. President Nikos Christodoulides’ recent visit to Lebanon underscores the need for regional cooperation to address migration challenges in the Mediterranean.

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Daring Airlift Rescues Seaman Off Cyprus Coast

The daring airlift rescue off the Cyprus coast involved the JRCC’s Nearchos plan, a Cypriot military helicopter, and a specialized nurse, successfully saving a distressed crew member from a cargo ship. The operation showcased Cyprus’s advanced search and rescue capabilities and the seamless coordination between emergency services in maritime emergencies.

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Elderly Hunter Found Dead by Rescue Dogs

In a tragic turn of events, an elderly hunter was found dead in Stavrovouni after a search by local emergency services and their K9 unit. Despite immediate first aid efforts, he was pronounced dead upon arrival at Larnaca general hospital, and an autopsy was scheduled to determine the cause of death.

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