Divers discover Roman-era shipwreck off Cyprus

Amphorae are seen at the sea bottom at a shipwreck site, off the coast of Protaras, Cyprus June 26, 2019. Picture taken June 26. PIO/Spyros Spyrou/Handout via Reuters ATTENTION EDITORS- THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

ATHENS (Reuters) – Researchers in Cyprus have discovered a Roman-era shipwreck off a popular beach resort, thought to be the first well-preserved discovery of its kind around the east Mediterranean island. The wreck and its cargo were discovered by divers off the eastern Protaras area and is presently being examined by underwater archaeologists. The vessel […]

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