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Police seized over 2,000 kgs of fruit from north of Cyprus

Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 21, 2020
On Saturday, police officials seized more than 2.3 tonnes of fruit found stored in a wholesale market in Nicosia, believed to have been smuggled from the occupied areas.
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This produce was located early on Saturday during a joint operation by the police, the Customs Department and the Agriculture Ministry after a tip off that a fruit and vegetable seller smuggles fruit from the north and sells it at his stall at the Nicosia wholesale market.

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Police officers raided the business at around 3am and found 2,343 kg of fruit: tomatoes, apples, nectarines, peaches, and plums. reports that the produce was seized and investigations are ongoing.