Suspect arrested in connection with Cyprus mountain fire that killed four

//Suspect arrested in connection with Cyprus mountain fire that killed four

Suspect arrested in connection with Cyprus mountain fire that killed four

Villagers in the Troodos mountains of Cyprus looked on in shock on Sunday at their blackened hillsides after a deadly fire swept through the area, fanned by high temperatures and strong winds.A 67-year-old farmer was arrested and remanded in custody on suspicion of starting the fire, a charge he denied.The farmer was seen by an eyewitness leaving the village of Arakapas in his car at the same time the fire started, police said.Firefighters stumbled across the bodies of four Egyptian workers…

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