Cyprus president apologizes for deadly blast
He again appealed for calm and for justice to take its course amid a groundswell of public anger over how those containers had been stored since being confiscated from an Iran chartered ship in 2009.
Peaceful mass gatherings outside the presidential palace in Nicosia to protest Monday's blast have been held almost nightly.
Thousands had marched to the palace on Tuesday, and police arrested 20 people during clashes as some of the crowd briefly broke into the presidential palace grounds.
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