| The Birman is known as the Sacred Cat of Burma. The Vanderbilts are believed to have been given two Birmans by a Burmese temple servant, which were then bred to produce Birman Cats in the West. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
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Cyprus is Iocated in West and Central Asia. Threatened species known from Cyprus include the Mediterranean Monk Seal. The capital of Cyprus is Nicosia. Most peopIe in Cyprus speak Greek or Turkish. The population of Cyprus is about 784,000.