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 (fä′mə-go͞o′stə, făm′ə-)
A city of eastern Cyprus on the Bay of Famagusta, an inlet of the Mediterranean Sea. Famagusta was a refugee center for Christians after Acre fell to the Saracens (1291).
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(Placename) a port in E Cyprus, on Famagusta Bay: became one of the richest cities in Christendom in the 14th century. Pop: 35 453 (2006)
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(ˌfɑ məˈgu stə)

a seaport on the E coast of Cyprus, on an inlet of the Mediterranean. 42,500.
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Apoel kick off their defence of the championship with a trip to the Ammochostos stadium to face Nea Salamina who have gone off the boil in the past few weeks and only managed to hang onto sixth place thanks to Anorthosis' nine point deduction due to the Uzoho incident.
This is an edited version of an address given in Paralimni at the Open University of Cyprus in January 2019 during a meeting of the WCC's assembly planning committee, hosted by the Archdiocese of Constantia and Ammochostos. It is a reflection on the theme set for the WCC's 11th Assembly in Karlsruhe, Germany, in 2021, "Christ's love moves the world to reconciliation and unity."
Begin the journey in the Ammochostos (Famagusta) area to visit the farming villages that are collectively known as 'Kokkinochoria'.
Following a license agreement signed with the Cyprus Ports Authority, VTS has serviced over 80 vessels at the VTTV jetty and has invested EUR 15 mln in two new ASD tugboats - VTS Keryneia and VTS Ammochostos unique to Cyprus and region.
On the day of the office's launch, Venmore Property Overseas welcomed Brian and Pauline Nuttall, Trish Keoghan and Jeff Byrne, who have bought a property in the Ammochostos development on the east coast of Cyprus.
In the same Ammochostos region, just 12km along the road in fact, nestles a little gem in the shape of Pernera on the outskirts of Protaras.
The celebrations to mark the day are being organised by the Bishopric of Famagusta and Constantia, the 'Ammochostos, our city' initiative and the Famagusta municipality.
As part of the operation, VTS provided towage, mooring, berthing and un-berthing services through its two new, ASD tugboats, VTS Keryneia and VTS Ammochostos. Another milestone was completed on December 17, when four vessels berthed at the jetty for the first time.
The Famagusta Avenue Garage is located on Ammochostos Avenue, Dherynia.
Nea Salamina entertain Omonia at the Ammochostos stadium in what is expected to be an tight game with any result possible.
"Today evokes grim memories as 39 years ago, Turkey went ahead with the second phase of its barbaric military invasion in Cyprus, violating all regulations of international law and the UN Charter, even if a ceasefire had been agreed, occupying with the use of weapons, a large part of Mesaoria, Ammochostos, Karpasia and a large part of Morphou".
The list includes another four Cypriot football clubs, Anorthosis Ammochostos which ranked 317th, Omonia FC Lefkosia which ranked 334th, Apollon FC Lemesos which ranked 901st and AEK Larnaka which ranked 992nd.