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Israel's Rivlin marks 70th anniversary of last Jewish camps in Cyprus
Nicosia, Feb 12, 2019 (AFP) - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin flew in to Cyprus Tuesday to mark 70 years since the closure of British detention camps on the island for Jews trying to reach Palestine after World War II.
He was to visit a monument in Nicosia dedicated to the 2,200 children of Holocaust survivors who were born in the British colonial camps between 1946 and 1949.
Rivlin also held talks with Cyprus President ...