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UK soldier death: Brits remanded

Three British tourists have been remanded in custody on suspicion of fatally stabbing a 19-year-old off-duty British soldier at a nightclub in Ayia Napa.

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Soldiers and tourists 'clashed in Cyprus nightclub'

The Cypriot resort of Ayia Napa is home to a burgeoning tourist party scene Credit: PA

Police spokesman Georgios Economou said a fight broke out at a nightclub in the resort of Ayia Napa between four off-duty soldiers and three British holidaymakers in the early hours of Sunday.

One of the tourists allegedly stabbed the soldier.

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