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Various Vehicle Types

Cyprus License Plates

1970's - 2004 bases: Black on white (front), black on yellow (rear)
2013 bases: Black on white (front and rear)
2004 and later series were issued to private, commercial, agricultural, police vehicles and motorcycles.

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Cyprus License Plates

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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).

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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.
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(1) Jim Fox/Picture by Greg Gibson
(2) Picture by Dirk Elbers
(3) Picture by Demetris Michael
(4) Picture by Thomas Rösner
(5) Picture by Joe Sallmen
(6) Picture by Andrew Braun

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