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Various Vehicle Types

Cyprus License Plates

Plates are used on private, commercial, agricultural and police vehicles
(1) Front: Black on white. Rear: Black on yellow
(2) Front and rear: Black on white


More Cyprus Plates

Cyprus License Plates

(1) Jim Fox/Picture by Greg Gibson
(2) Picture by Dick Elbers
(3) Picture by Demetris Michael
(4) Picture by Thomas Rösner


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UN in Cyprus

(1) Jim Fox/Picture by Greg Gibson
(2) Picture by Dick Elbers


British Flag   British Forces - Akrotiri and Dhekelia Bases

British Forces in Cyprus

Administrative vehicles and civilian police in British Sovereign Base Areas.
SBAA = Sovereign British Administrative Area
Recent base is black on white (front) and black on yellow (rear).

(1) Picture by Dick Elbers
(2) Picture by Joe Sallmen


Cyprus Map
Location Mediterranean
Capital Lefkosía [Nicosia]
Main Religions Christianity (orthodox) and islam (sunni, in North Cyprus)
National Languages Greek, Turkish
History Cyprus became independent from Great Britain in 1960. The northern part declared itself independent in 1974 as the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. However, it is internationally not recognized as an independent state and is legally part of the Republic of Cyprus.
Cyprus (but excluding Turkish occupied Northern Cyprus) became a member of the European Union in 2004.
International Oval CY
ISO Code CY

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