Cyprus is domestically called Kypros/Kibris and the form of government it has is Republic.
The capital city of Cyprus is Larnaca and boasts a population of 0.2 million.
The Cypriot flag is is made up of white with a copper-colored silhouette of the island (the name Cyprus is derived from the Greek word for copper) above two green crossed olive branches in the center of the flag; the branches symbolize the hope for peace and reconciliation between the Greek and Turkish communities and is presented above.
The National symbol of Cyprus is Cypriot mouflon (wild sheep); white dove.
The National hymn of Cyprus is ""Ýmnos eis t?n Eleutherían" ("Hymn to Liberty")[note 4][note 5]" which was composed by Nikolaos Mantzaros.