Turkey And Cyprus

Thomas A. Kazakos: Managing Director, Cyprus Chamber of Navigation

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Daily press briefing | Cyprus courier

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Turkish court adjourns case against main Erdogan opponent until November

A Turkish court on Wednesday adjourned until November the trial of Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu, a popular opponent of President Tayyip Erdogan, as police stepped up security near the courthouse after protests in support of him were banned. Imamoglu, who according to polls would be a serious challenger for Erdogan …

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Turkish banks suspend Russian Mir cards under pressure from US sanctions

Two of Turkey’s biggest banks have halted use of Russia’s Mir payment system after warnings from Washington about the risk of falling under US sanctions against Moscow. A spokesperson for İşbank, a private lender, said the bank has temporarily suspended use of the payment network while it assesses new guidelines …

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US lifts restrictions on arms imports to Cyprus

The United States has lifted restrictions on arms imports to Cyprus for another year, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Saturday, a move that will likely provoke an angry reaction from Turkey (Turkiye) and will further inflame an already tense situation in the region. “Secretary of State Antony …

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At least six dead after migrant boat sinks off Turkish coast

Six people including children drowned when a boat carrying migrants from Lebanon bound for Italy sunk off the coast of southwestern Turkey, the Turkish the Coast Guard said Tuesday evening. In a statement, the Coast Guard said a total of 73 migrants from four lifeboats were rescued on Tuesday while …

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Wave of new rules prevent Turkish banks from lending

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Patriarch receives honorary degree from UCY

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Greek hotels top GRI guest satisfaction index in July

Visitors to Greece were satisfied with the quality and services provided by Greek hotels in July, according to the latest data released by INSETE, the research body of the Greek Confederation of Tourism (SETE). Specifically, citing data from ReviewPro, Greece had a score of 87 percent in the Global Review …

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Greece plans to extend land border fence with Turkey

Greece plans to extend a cement and barbed wire fence along its northern border with Turkey to prevent migrants from entering the country, its Citizen Protection Minister said on Tuesday. The 40-kilometer fence will be extended by another 140 kilometers, Takis Theodorikakos said during a visit to the Evros region. …

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Our objectives are identical on the Cyprus solution

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Cyprus warns EU and US to wake up to Putin-Erdogan deals

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Cyprus complains to the UN, a sheep farmer harassed in the buffer zone

NICOSIA – A farmer grazing sheep in a buffer zone along the occupied Turkish Cypriot side has been chased away by armed Turkish soldiers, the Greek Cypriot government has filed a complaint with the United Nations. While the UN previously ignored calls from President Nicos Anastasiades to intervene over Turkey’s …

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Energy Minister: Cyprus should start exporting first natural gas by 2026-2027

Energy Minister Natasa Pilides said that “realistically” Cyprus should start exporting its first natural gas by 2026-2027. In an interview with the Greek newspaper ‘To Vima’ on Sunday, Pilides also said that the ENI/Total consortium was drawing up a specific plan on how their discoveries off Cyprus should be exploited. …

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Europa League draw – Man United face a tricky task; Arsenal to reunite with Van Nistelrooy, PSV

Manchester United faced a tough draw in the 2022-23 Europa League group stages, while Arsenal will face Ruud van Nistelrooy’s PSV Eindhoven. United finished sixth in the Premier League last season, meaning they missed out on Champions League football this season and were entered into Friday’s draw with Arsenal, who …

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Don’t go to Northern Cyprus where Nigerian students are being killed daily – Abike Dabiri – The Whistler Newspaper

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Photos appear to show missing, says Photiou

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Cyprus problem could be solved “in a month”

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Turkish Cypriot side calls for more ‘south to north’ crossings

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Helping asylum seekers in northern Cyprus – Democracy and Society

On May 24, 2021, three Cameroonian asylum seekers left northern Cyprus to try to reach the south. They were denied protection, sparking widespread international condemnation, and were stuck in no man’s land for nearly seven months after Cypriot authorities refused to recognize their asylum claim. Their predicament stemmed in part …

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British leadership rivals Truss and Sunak pledge support for Cyprus

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Hard to live, almost impossible to live without – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Ivo Daalder, former US ambassador to NATO, is chairman of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and host of the weekly “World Review with Ivo Daalder” podcast. One day last month, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stood hand in hand with Russian President …

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Home Secretary welcomes EU funding to improve facilities for irregular migrants

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Stand tall, beloved Armenia. “Pause” talks with Turkey.

Republic Square, Yerevan, April 2010 (Photo: Tony Bowden/Flickr) The “no preconditions” phase in normalization talks with Turkey is officially over. The emphasis is on the word officially, because we should know that the day when Turkish officials could no longer behave and play by the rules was long overdue. In …

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Champions League knockout round draw

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Champions League knockout round draw: Path of Champions first leg August 16-17 Qarabağ (Azerbaijan) or Ferencváros (Hungary) against Sheriff (Moldova) or Viktoria Plzeň (Czech Republic) Bodø/Glimt (Norway) or Žalgiris (Lithuania) against Ludogorets (Bulgaria) or Dinamo Zagreb (Croatia) Maccabi Haifa (Israel) or Apollon Limassol (Cyprus) against Red …

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Cyprus plan to develop Aphrodite gas field pots angers Israel

Plans to be part of a regional grouping of countries to develop energy in the Mediterranean have soured on Cyprus’ intention to go ahead with its Aphrodite field on waters touching Israel’s maritime borders. Cyprus and California-based Chevron said they were moving forward despite a decade-long dispute between Cyprus and …

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North Cyprus Lottery image error commemorates ‘wrong’ side

Posted: July 26, 2022, 11:17 a.m. Last update: July 26, 2022, 12:47 p.m. Lottery tickets are causing a political stench in the de facto state of Northern Cyprus. This is after a lot designed to commemorate the Turkish Cypriot resistance inadvertently depicted enemy Greek Cypriot fighters rejoicing with a captured …

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Turkey plans to drill gas off Cyprus in August

Turkey has said it plans to resume gas drilling off Cyprus in August, which could spark a row with Brussels. The European Union has considered imposing sanctions on Turkey in 2020 for investigating disputed territory in the eastern Mediterranean for natural gas. Turkey had drilled near the territory claimed by …

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Cypriot President: Turkish Cypriot proposals aim for partition

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The proposals put forward by the leader of Cyprus’ dissident Turkish Cypriots are an “unacceptable” new offer for the permanent partition of the ethnically divided island, the country’s Greek Cypriot president said Wednesday. President Nicos Anastasiades said in a statement that he viewed the ideas as …

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Commemoration of the 48th anniversary of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus

WHITESTONE, NY – July 17 at the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Whitestone, the Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), in cooperation with the Justice for Cyprus International Organizing Committee (PSEKA) and the Consulate General of Cyprus in New York, organized the commemoration of the 48th anniversary of the …

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TUR vs CYP Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update – ICC T20 World Cup Europe Qualifier A

TUR vs CYP Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of ICC T20 World Cup Europe Qualifier A Match between Turkey and Cyprus. TUR vs CYP ICC T20 World Cup Europe Qualifier A Match 15 Details: The 15the ICC T20 World Cup Europe Qualifier …

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Time heals all wounds. But will it work with Saudi Arabia and Turkey?

Source: MENA July 14, 2022 • 11:25 a.m. ET Time heals all wounds. But will it work with Saudi Arabia and Turkey? By Pinar Dost and Jonathan Panikoff Does time erase resentments or do national interests triumph over friendships and enmities? This seems true for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan …

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Anastasiades seeks other areas of beneficial cooperation with the United States

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Fitch downgrades Turkey’s debt rating from ‘B’ to ‘B’

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Turkish charities reach out to the world for help from Qurban Bayram

Qurban Bayram, also known as Eid al-Adha, is the second annual Muslim holiday where worshipers are mandated to engage in charitable deeds. Charitable organizations in Turkey are taking the opportunity to channel special humanitarian aid across the country as well as around the world. This year, they will travel to …

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Turkey’s high birth rate keeps it ahead of aging Europe: Stats

As the world ages, so does Turkey. But the figures show that Turkey still has an advantage over European Union countries. On Wednesday, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) released figures on the country’s population ahead of World Population Day, which will be celebrated on July 11. The figures highlight that …

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Neophytou unveils a 100-point plan to modernize Cyprus

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Turkish Cyprus offers cooperation with Greek Cypriots on resources

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) on Friday presented the United Nations proposals for cooperation with the Greek Cypriot administration on hydrocarbons, electricity, renewable energies and water on the basis of a solution to two states. TRNC President Ersin Tatar received Miroslav Jenca, Under-Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and …

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Greece orders investigation into Turkey’s ‘Turkegean’ trademark claim

Almost six months after the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) approved the use of the term “Turkegean” as a trademark by Turkey for its tourism campaigns, the Greek Minister of Development and Investments Adonis Georgiadis ordered one investigation into the matter following a local outcry. Specifically, Georgiadis ordered an …

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Is Greece deliberately keeping the Cyprus issue unresolved?

Athens has long harbored ambitions to make Cyprus part of Greek territory like Crete and other Aegean islands, hampering the resolution of old territorial issues with Ankara, experts say. After Turkish military intervention in 1974 prevented Greece from taking over Cyprus in a military coup, the Mediterranean island’s Turkish and …

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Our view: Our commitment to EU values ​​begins and ends with Turkey

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Israel helps fight wildfires in Turkish-backed northern Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Israel on Thursday sent two water-dropping planes to help fight a large wildfire that burned at least 10,000 acres (4,000 hectares) of forest in the foothills of the Pentadaktylos mountain range in the escaped to ethnically divided northern Cyprus. The two Israeli planes joined two other planes …

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The Earl and Countess of Wessex will highlight links between the UK and Cyprus

Placeholder while loading article actions NICOSIA, Cyprus — The Earl and Countess of Wessex met the President of Cyprus on Tuesday as part of a three-day visit to the former British colony to highlight close bilateral ties and meet soldiers serving in a peacekeeping force peace officers and those stationed …

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Anastasiades: If electoral expedients are set aside, the parties could agree on reforms

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EU: Turkish Cypriots must curb arrivals of migrants in Cyprus

Nicosia, Cyprus — Dissident Turkish Cypriots in ethnically divided Cyprus must do their part to stem the arrival of migrants, a senior European Union official said on Saturday, as the number of asylum seekers has risen dramatically to present this year. European Commission Vice-President Margharitis Schinas said Turkish Cypriot authorities …

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Absence of Russian tourists due to EU sanctions costs Cyprus 600 million euros

NICOSIA – With its dependence on Russian tourists, Cyprus is perhaps the European Union country most affected by sanctions for the invasion of Ukraine which prevent Russian airlines from entering the block. Long a haven for Russian investors and the wealthy hiding – critics say laundering – their money in …

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Turkish defense chief rebukes Greek parliamentarian for comment on Cyprus

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has pointed out that the country “prevented a massacre” during its 1974 peace operation after a Greek lawmaker accused Ankara of occupying the northern part of Cyprus. Akar said Türkiye “has always and persistently stated that we are in favor of resolving issues through international …

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“The talks in Cyprus can only take place if 2 states are treated equally”

If negotiations ever take place between Turkish and Greek Cypriots, they will take place between two sovereign states rather than between two communities, said Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, while criticizing the Greek Cypriot administration for trying to “dilute “negotiations on the Cyprus issue by repackaging and selling the issues they …

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Forgotten Horrors of Cyprus: The Fate of Cypriot Prisoners of War and Kidnapped Civilians

This year marks 48 years since the inhumane Turkish invasion of Cyprus which displaced more than 162,000 Cypriots from their homes. The island was divided along ethnic lines, with Turkish Cypriots north of the UN Demilitarization Zone with the continued illegal occupation by the Turkish military and Greek Cypriots and …

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Saudi Arabia and Cyprus establish joint trade council

The Saudi and Cypriot Chambers of Commerce today announced the establishment of a new organization to boost trade between the two countries. The Federation of Saudi Chambers of Commerce and the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry have signed an agreement establishing the Saudi Cypriot Business Council. The council’s aim …

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Fragments of a lost world

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Cypriot opposition criticizes government for hosting Israeli military exercises

Cyprus’ main opposition party has criticized the government for hosting recently concluded Israel Defense Forces military exercises, calling it a “dangerous development for Cyprus”. The IDF concluded a major military exercise in Cyprus on Thursday, simulating a military ground offensive into the heart of Lebanon in a potential war against …

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Cyprus: 34 out of 100 residents have a firearm in their possession

Cyprus ranks seventh among the top 10 civilian gun-owning countries with 34 out of every 100 residents estimated to have a gun in their possession, according to a BBC report this week. The calculations were carried out by the Small Arms Survey, a cutting-edge research project based in Switzerland. However, …

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The Bermuda Diplomatic Triangle | eKathimerini.com

There is a Greek song that says “love is for two”. It could have been written about Greek-American relations, except that there always – but always – seems to be a third wheel somewhere. Not just today, but for about 65 years. No US official, not even the President, wants …

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Cyprus removes all Covid-related entry requirements

Share the article Last update 7 minutes ago Cyprus is set to remove all of its Covid-19-related entry restrictions from the start of next month. The popular island, located south of Turkey in the Mediterranean Sea, has become the latest country in the world to announce the lifting of its …

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Cypriot president sees parallel between Turkish and Russian ‘revisionism’

Published on: 05/26/2022 – 19:18 Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis gave an interview to FRANCE 24 from the capital Nicosia. The northern third of the Republic of Cyprus has been under Turkish rule since 1974. Anastasiadis said Russia‘s invasion of Ukraine uses “exactly the same arguments that Turkey used to invade …

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Erdoğan says he is cutting all ties with Greek PM, dashing hopes of talks | Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

The Turkish president’s promise to cut all ties with the Greek prime minister – and the suggestion that Kyriakos Mitsotakis was dishonorable and lacking in character – have raised fears of renewed tensions between the two NATO members. Calling off talks between the countries, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan accused Mitsotakis of …

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Turkey blackmails NATO, being the only country to benefit from the war in Ukraine

NNA | Update: May 22, 2022 4:07 p.m. STI By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus] May 22 (ANI): Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, acting on the orders of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at least temporarily spoiled what would have been the biggest historic shift in European security in decades, stalling last Wednesday …

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Ferry services between Hatay and Turkish Cyprus begin

HAAY Ferry services between the southern province of Hatay and Turkish Cyprus have started with veterans of the Cyprus peace operation on board. class=”cf”> The ferry service was launched by HADO, a company owned by the municipality of Hatay, after obtaining international authorizations, four years of work and a presidential …

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HABANOS, SA HAS PRESENTED COHIBA 55 ANIVERSARIO EDICIÓN LIMITADA WORLDWIDE

the presentation took place in the distribution area of Phenicia TAA Cyprus and held in a hybrid format with on-site events in 9 countries (Cyprus, Greece, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Nigeria ), and virtually for all aficionados around the world who wanted to experience the …

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Siege of Mariupol appears complete as Ukrainian defenders emerge from ruins

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Cyprus slips away from new EU sanctions against Russia

NICOSIA – Already upset by the European Union’s ban on Russian airlines following the invasion of Ukraine that cost Cyprus a key tourist market, President Nicos Anastasiades has indicated he will not accept more penalties if they don’t work. “Some concerns have already been raised by the Cypriot government regarding …

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The Eni-Total joint venture will start drilling in the Cyprus EEZ at the end of this month

Cypriot Energy Minister Natasa Pilides said on Thursday that the next drilling by the Eni-Total joint venture in the exclusive economic zone of Cyprus will likely take place this month once the drilling rig has completed its work. in Egypt. In statements on the sidelines of the Famagusta Business Forum, …

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President Anastasiades meets visiting Croatian Prime Minister

The President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, met today, at the Presidential Palace, the Croatian Prime Minister, Mr. Andrej Plencović, who is on an official visit to Cyprus. The Croatian Prime Minister arrived in the morning at the Presidential Palace where he was officially welcomed by the President. A …

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Visit of Turkish Foreign Minister to Israel

Israeli and Turkish representatives are both expected to attend the May 10 spring meeting of the International Palestine Donor Group (AHLC). But apart from the discussion expected this week in Brussels, Ankara has been reluctant lately to make public reference to the Palestinian question. On the contrary, he is focusing …

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The EU expects a loss of more than 3 million Russian tourists this year – Germany, Greece and Cyprus remain the most affected

European countries are expected to lose around three million Russian tourists in the coming months, based on the number of seats expected on inbound flights between February and August 2022. According to data published by Statista, the country that will lose the most Russian tourists to Turkey – provided that …

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Europe’s quest to replace Russian gas faces many hurdles

“What the invasion of Ukraine has done is take one of the world’s top three natural gas producers out of future planning,” said Charif Souki, executive chairman of Tellurian, a gas company building an export terminal in Louisiana. . “No one will rely on Russia in the future. Now the …

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Cyprus targets 2026 to export gas, EU recognizes island’s energy role

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Traveling to Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, Greece, Cyprus and Turkey – what are the latest Passenger Locator Form rules?

This summer will mark the first time in more than two years that many Britons will feel comfortable going on holiday abroad. The Covid pandemic has not only seen the UK plunged into a series of lockdowns and restrictions as the virus swept the world. But while things have returned …

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Last free cinema showings in Larnaca

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Latest face mask rules for Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, Greece and Turkey

Traveling abroad is now much easier as many holiday hotspots around the world have dropped Covid rules. Many countries have now returned to pre-Coronavirus life, with little or no restrictions in place. It means millions of Britons will be flying out for some much-needed sunshine this year. But, while the …

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Granting citizenship to Syrian refugees could tip the scales in Turkey’s elections next year

By John Solomou | Update: April 25, 2022 07:55 STI Nicosia [Cyprus] Apr 25 (ANI): The issue of granting citizenship to refugees from Syria and Afghanistan is gradually becoming a contentious issue in Turkey, as the leader of the main opposition Republican People’s Party, Kemal Kilicdaroglu , openly accuses President …

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End of the AHEPA excursion to Greece, Cyprus and Constantinople

ATHENS – The official delegation of AHEPA’s annual family leadership excursion to Greece, Cyprus and Constantinople returned home after a series of informative meetings that put into perspective the various crises facing the homeland and the Greek Diaspora – as well as the world as a whole. . The trip …

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Obituary: Charlie Euripides

Family and friends gathered at Saint Katherine’s Greek Orthodox Church on April 18 to pay their respects to Charlie Euripides, a community leader, US Navy veteran and longtime owner of the Royal Restaurant. Euripides died on April 14 at the age of 89. The tributes to Euripides all echoed the …

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Russian gas cut, Greece-Cyprus-Israel Also think about electricity

ATHENS – The energy ministers of Israel, Greece and Cyprus discussed at a tripartite meeting in Jerusalem on April 11 the effects of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on energy markets and agreed advance specific investment plans in natural gas and electricity projects that will help reduce dependence on Russia. …

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It’s time to make a big decision on Cyprus

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Anastasiades: If Turkey is sincere about the talks, it must recognize Cyprus

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Archbishop Chrysostomos II denounces Russian invasion of Ukraine

NICOSIA — Heartbreaking in another Orthodox country, the Archbishop of Cyprus, Chrysostomos II, has ended Russian President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, the beleaguered city of Mariupol home to some 150,000 ethnic Greeks. Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, a staunch Putin supporter, blessed the conflict, essentially backing the deadly invasion that …

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Pro-Russian rally in Cyprus attracts support and against protesters

Pro-Russian protesters in Cyprus. Credit: Video screenshot A pro-Russian rally in Limassol, Cyprus, garnered both support and counter-protesters on Saturday. Members of the city’s Russian community showed their support for their home country. While much of the world has rallied behind Ukraine, which was brutally invaded by Russia in late …

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Varosha of Cyprus, where time stood still in 1974

Published on: 08/04/2022 – 16:24Amended: 08/04/2022 – 16:30 Occupied by Turkish soldiers for nearly half a century, the former Cypriot resort town of Varosha lies in ruins. Known as Marash in Turkish, the city is located in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, an entity recognized only by Ankara. It …

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A French tourist hospitalized after being hit by a car

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Anastasiades calls visit to Montenegro ‘historic’

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Nuland will visit Cyprus, Greece and Turkey

[Reuters] US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel to Turkey, Greece and Cyprus in the coming days. According to a State Department statement, she has already started her European trip in France and will also visit Germany. The full statement from the State Department follows: …

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Russia and Ukraine hold peace talks in Turkey

Peace talks between Russia and Ukraine were held in Istanbul on Tuesday March 29, with Russia promising to reduce its military operations around kyiv and northern Ukraine. The talks, hosted by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan at a palace in Istanbul, came as Russia’s invasion was halted on most fronts by …

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Cyprus will not be a Hellenic island: Turkish Cypriot President

Cyprus will not be a Hellenic island, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) President Ersin Tatar said on Tuesday, reiterating that Turkish Cypriots will not give up their right to an equal and sovereign state. Speaking to the Turkish Cyprus Agency (TAK) on the anniversary of the start of the …

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Beer giants Heineken and Carslberg join exodus from Russia

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Erdogan: Turkey’s position on the purchase of Russian S-400s unchanged

TurkeyThe company’s position on its acquisition of Russia’s S-400 missile defense systems is unchanged and the deal is “done,” President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. He also said talks with Washington on new F-16 jets and kits are going well. The United States imposed sanctions on a NATO member TurkeyAnkara’s …

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Cyprus will mark the anniversary of independence from Greece with parades and events

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Turkey’s sanctions evasion has huge impact on Cyprus – KNEWS

Source: Announcements The President of the Republic, Mr. Nicos Anastasiadis, took part today in a preparatory teleconference convened by the President of the European Council, Mr. Charles Michel, with a view to the next summit in Brussels which will address, among other things, the situation in Ukraine , the issue …

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The president of DISY officially candidate of his party in the presidential elections of 2023

The Supreme Council of the ruling Democratic Rally party (DISY) has unanimously ratified the candidacy of party chairman Averof Neofytou for the presidency of the Republic. As party leader George Lysandrides said, no other nominations were submitted. Board members verified Neofytou’s candidacy by a show of hands. Neofytou accepted the …

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Cyprus, Turkey and Thailand: The best vacation spots are feeling the fallout from the war between Ukraine and Russia

Russians aren’t the greatest vacation planners, says Mikhail Ilyin, a priest and tour operator in Pattaya, Thailand. While most Europeans book their holidays a year or two in advance, Russian tourists tend to be more spontaneous. This is of course a generalization, but trends like these fuel domestic and international …

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Can Russia’s war against Ukraine bring Turkey and the West to reconciliation?

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine shocked the world and changed the European landscape. President Vladimir Putin was upset by the dissolution of the Soviet Union, and he made several efforts to regain territory he thinks Russia has “lost”. While why it decided to attack Ukraine at this particular time may remain …

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Turkish Cypriot Airspace? What airspace?

What are cookies As is common practice with almost all professional websites, https://cyprus-mail.com (our “To place”) uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your device, to improve your experience. This document describes what information they collect, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store …

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Anastasiades reiterates Cyprus’ support for Ukrainian refugees

What are cookies As is common practice with almost all professional websites, https://cyprus-mail.com (our “To place”) uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your device, to improve your experience. This document describes what information they collect, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store …

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The Big 4 accounting firms cease their activities in Russia

The world’s four largest accounting firms, aka “The Big Four”, began pulling out of Russia following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), KPMG, Ernst & Young and Deloitte have each issued statements that they will cease operations or withdraw their member firms in Russia. “We all continue to be shocked …

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The Ukrainian crisis and Cyprus

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The new government of Turkish Cyprus and its busy agenda

Snap general elections were held in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) on 23 January. The centre-right National Unity Party (UBP) won the elections with 39.6% of the vote and obtained 24 deputies. After the UBP, the centre-left Turkish Republican Party (CTP), which won 31.9% and obtained 18 deputies, …

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Cypriot and Israeli presidents condemn war in Ukraine, stress need for diplomatic solution

Cypriot Presidents Nicos Anastasiades and Israeli President Isaac Herzog on Wednesday condemned the war in Ukraine, expressed their deep sadness for the Ukrainian people and stressed the need to end the crisis quickly through diplomatic means and dialogue. Herzog paid an official visit to the island and held consultations with …

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“Russian tourists will go to Turkey instead” — Greek City Times

Stanislav Osadchiy, Russian Ambassador to Cyprus, said in an interview with local media that the Republic of Cyprus and other European countries imposed sanctions on his country following its invasion of Ukraine. They have shot themselves in the fwhore.’ Osadchiy informs his interviewer that Russian tourists will not show up …

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Two great Russian billionaires speak out against the invasion of Ukraine | Russia

Russian billionaires Mikhail Fridman and Oleg Deripaska have become two of the country’s first businessmen to speak out against Moscow’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine. Fridman, who is one of Russia’s richest men, controls private equity firm LetterOne and was one of the founders of Alfa Bank, Russia’s largest private bank. …

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