Ayios Sozomenos Ruins

Ayios Sozomenos Ruins – Photo by Kirill Makarov

Ayios Sozomenos is a deserted village in the Nicosia district near Geri bordering with the Green Line. Prior to 1974 it was a mixed village (inhabited by both Greek and Turkish Cypriots) but after the Turkish invasion is was almost completely abandoned. The photo above is from the ruins of the Ayios Sozomenos Church.