Petra tou Digeni

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Petra tou Digeni
  • Πέτρα του Διγενή (Greek)
    Yeniceköy  (Turkish)
Petra tou Digeni is located in Cyprus
Petra tou Digeni
Petra tou Digeni
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 35°14′14″N 33°32′48″E / 35.23722°N 33.54667°E / 35.23722; 33.54667Coordinates: 35°14′14″N 33°32′48″E / 35.23722°N 33.54667°E / 35.23722; 33.54667
Country  Cyprus
 • District Nicosia District
Country (controlled by)  Northern Cyprus
 • District Lefkoşa District
Population (2006)[1]
 • Total 401
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Petra tou Digeni (Greek: Πέτρα του Διγενή, Turkish: Yeniceköy) is a village in the Nicosia District of Cyprus, located 7 km east of Kythrea. The village is under de facto control of Northern Cyprus. Even before 1974, the town was almost exclusively inhabited by Turkish Cypriots. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006 Census
  2. ^ http://www.kypros-cyprus.com/maps/1960.jpg