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As arrivals rise, Cyprus intercepts boat with 101 on board

As arrivals rise, Cyprus intercepts boat with 101 on board

ATHENS (Reuters) - Cyprus intercepted a vessel carrying 101 Syrians off its coast on Tuesday, police said, one of the largest arrivals of refugees from the neighboring country in recent months. The Syrians were loaded at sea onto a coastguard vessel and from there led to a harbor in the south-east of the island. “There were minors among those on the