Over 6,500 foreigners fleeing Israeli air strikes were expected to find safe haven on Cyprus within the 24 hours up to early last Friday, news reports said. A cruise ship carrying more than 1,000 Americans from Lebanon arrived in the Cyprus port city of Larnaca after being contracted by the US government to assist with the evacuation effort. The Orient Queen arrived early last Thursday, bringing to more than 1,600 the number of US citizens that have been evacuated from Lebanon since clashes brok...

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