Dozens of people were evacuated in Protaras following a fire that broke out at a local pub adjacent to a hotel popular in the area.
According to local media, a fire broke out at a local pub in Protaras, a town resort in the eastern part of Cyprus, shortly after 11am on Friday.
Fire fighters who rushed to the scene with five fire engines managed to contain the fire just before 12 non.
Dozens of people were asked to evacuate the area due to thick smoke over the area, while minor damages were reported at the hotel and surrounding businesses.
No victims were reported following the fire incident.