A Major fire around Tepebaşı TRNC that is still not under control.
Turkey have sent 3 Helicopters and South Cyprus have sent A Forestry Department airplane to help fight the fire with a Helicopter from the south also about to join the operation to put out the fire
The fire that started in Tepebaşı-Koruçam then reached METU in Kalkanlı. All students have been evacuated.
Temperatures have soared to above 40 C as Cyprus experiences a heat wave.
Local pleading for help to fight the fire in the above video