The Republic of Cyprus celebrates today the 57th anniversary since the declaration of its Independence, with a military parade in Nicosia.
President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades received the salute of the parade, in the presence of the country’s political, religious and military leadership.
The Greek government was represented by Minister of National Defence Panos Kammenos.
The parade included the overflight of a pair of Greek Air Force F-16 jets, the first showing of the Greek warplanes at the event in 16 years.
The island’s Greek Cypriot President Nicos...