Ammonium nitrate found in Cyprus in 2015 destroyed police say

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The more than eight tonnes of ammonium nitrate found in Larnaca in 2015 after an operation police believe had averted a terrorist act in Cyprus have long been destroyed authorities said on Wednesday.

Police spokesman Christos Andreou who had handled the case back in 2015, told the Cyprus News Agency the 8.3 tonnes of ammonium nitrate seized after being located in the basement of a Larnaca house was destroyed in a special area in Marki, Nicosia.

It is the same substance that caused the devastating blast in Lebanon on Tuesday afternoon that killed over 100 people.

Andreou said that by locating...


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