Leonarisso

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Leonarisso
Λεονάρισσο (Greek) Ziyamet (Turkish)
Leonarisso is located in Cyprus
Leonarisso
Leonarisso
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 35°28′11″N 34°8′19″E / 35.46972°N 34.13861°E / 35.46972; 34.13861Coordinates: 35°28′11″N 34°8′19″E / 35.46972°N 34.13861°E / 35.46972; 34.13861
Country (de jure) Cyprus
 • DistrictFamagusta District
Country (de facto) Northern Cyprus[1]
 • Districtİskele District
Government
 • MukhtarHacıbey Mehmetoğlu
Population
 (2011)[2]
 • Total739
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Leonarisso (Greek: Λεονάρισσο, Turkish: Ziyamet) is a village in the Famagusta District of Cyprus, located on the Karpass Peninsula. It is under the de facto control of Northern Cyprus.

References[edit]

  1. ^ In 1983, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus unilaterally declared independence from the Republic of Cyprus. The de facto state is not recognised by any UN state except Turkey.
  2. ^ KKTC 2011 Nüfus ve Konut Sayımı [Northern Cyprus 2011 Population and Housing Census] (PDF), Northern Cyprus State Planning Organization, 6 August 2013, archived from the original (PDF) on 6 November 2013