11/07/2011 Evangelos Florakis Naval Base explosion
Cyprus blast described as "biblical disaster"
Explosion at Zygi naval base.avi
Cyprus explosion kills 12, wrecks naval base
Massive blasts at Cyprus navy base
Death toll rises to 15 in Cyprus naval base explosion 11.07.11
A large amount of ammunition and military explosives that had been stored outdoors for over two years at the Evangelos Florakis Naval Base near Zygi, Cyprus, self-detonated, killing 13 people, including the Commander of the Navy, Andreas Ioannides, the base commander and six firefighters. A further 62 people were injured.