Arsonists won’t stop national park plan: Cyprus President

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ President vowed on Thursday to press ahead with creating a national park in a largely untouched area of the tourism-reliant island, following a string of deliberately-set forest fires that were blamed on local landowners’ development plans. Nicos Anastasiades tweeted that such actions only make authorities more determined to protect and rehabilitate the remote northwestern Akamas Peninsula. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin