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Famagusta

Famagusta (Greek: Αμμόχωστος Ammóchōstos, Turkish: Gazimağusa/Mağusa) is a city on the east coast of Cyprus, de jure capital of the Famagusta District. It is currently the capital of the Gazimağusa District of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus which is only recognized by Turkey. All other countries consider the city to be legally part of the Republic of Cyprus. It is located east of Nicosia, and possesses the deepest harbour of the island. Home to the Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta has a walled city popular with tourists and a vibrant nightlife. The Turkish army restricts all access to the once-thriving quarter of Varosha, which today remains uninhabited and surrounded with a barbed wire.

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Marco Antonio Bragadin - The Siege of Famagusta
... Famagusta came under siege in September the Ottoman forces kept pressure on for months, while their artillery relentlessly pounded the city's bulwarks ... Marcantonio Bragadin led the defence of Famagusta with Lorenzo Tiepolo, Captain of Paphos, and general Astorre Baglioni ... The besieged garrison of Famagusta put up a heroic struggle lasting well beyond the most optimistic assumptions, against far superior enemy numbers and without any hope of help from the motherland ...
Ayios Efstathios
... Turkish Zeybekköy) is a village in the Famagusta District of Cyprus, located on the Karpas Peninsula ... Famagusta District Settlements Acheritou Akhna Aphania Ayia Napa Ayia Trias Ayios Andronikos (Topsiou Keuy) Ayios Andronikos Ayios Efstathios Ayios Elias Ayios Iakovos ...
Milia, Famagusta
... Milia (Greek Μηλιά), (Turkish Yıldırım) is a village in the Famagusta District of Cyprus ... Famagusta District Settlements Acheritou Akhna Ayia Napa Ayia Trias Ayios Andronikos (Topsiou Keuy) Ayios Andronikos Ayios Efstathios Ayios Elias Ayios Iakovos Ayios Khariton Ayios ...
List Of Foreign Football Players In Cypriot First Division - France
... Cédric Bardon – Anorthosis Famagusta FC (2008–2009) Bryan Bergougnoux – AC Omonia (2012) Kelly Berville – APOP Kinyras Peyias FC (2010–2011) Bruno Cheyrou. 2005–2006) Vincent Laban – Digenis Morphou (2005–2007), Anorthosis Famagusta FC (2007–) Maxim Larroque – AEL Limassol (2009–2011) Florian Lucchini ... (2006–2009) Mathieu Valverde – Anorthosis Famagusta FC (2012-) ...