FOREIGN press have flocked to Cyprus since the weekend, both from European and non-European countries to cover the aftermath of the bailout agreed on Saturday.
Many foreign press members started to arrive in Cyprus on Saturday and Sunday. Hotels around the city centre each have up to 50 foreign press members staying with them. Some journalists have booked hotel rooms for two days, but may extend their stay depending on developments.
“We were waiting for a decision to be made on Saturday and when we heard the news we couldn’t believe our ears. That woke us up and we had to come to Cyprus to be close to the reactions,” said Dan Ekholm from YLE – The Finnish Broadcasting Company.Read More