© News In Cyprus | Reminder: Another Public Holiday This Week

The next public holiday, in the Republic of Cyprus, is this coming Friday (1st April 2022), to commemorate Cyprus National Day.

Cyprus National Day, also known as EOKA Day or Greek Cypriot National Day, marks the date in 1955 when the EOKA rebellion for the island to secure independence from colonial Britain officially got underway.

Cyprus had been under British administration since 1878 after the island was handed over in an agreement with the Ottoman Empire in exchange for British…Read More On: News In Cyprus