[tz] Cyprus is splitting into two time zones

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Tue Nov 1 13:58:17 UTC 2016

Lester Caine wrote:
> the primary zone is Europe/Istanbul with Asia/Istanbul

There is some geographical excuse for that, as the old heart of Istanbul is in 
Europe whereas the city as a whole straddles into Asia, and there's no 
significant dispute there about the boundary between Europe and Asia. The 
situation in Cyprus is different.

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