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Turkish Cypriot Leader Hails Turkey’s 1974 ‘Intervention’

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci said on Thursday that Turkey’s military intervention in Cyprus “had prevented the situation from worsening”. Marking the beginning of a...

Cyprus Unveils Aircraft in Honor of Greek Commandos Killed During 1974 Invasion

An aircraft, similar to Noratlas transport plane which was shot down by friendly fire during the 1974 Turkish invasion, was unveiled on Friday by...

July 20, 1974: The Day Time Stopped for Cyprus (video)

As Cypriots say even 44 years later, July 20, 1974 was the day time stopped for Cyprus; a day when the course of history...

Santorini to See Animal-Welfare Protests over Donkeys’ Treatment

Animal welfare campaigners are calling on people to join a protest on Santorini next week over the treatment of donkeys on the popular tourist...

Nineteen Dead, 25 Missing as Migrant Boat Sinks off Northern Cyprus

(File photo) A boat carrying about 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus on Wednesday, leaving 19 dead and 25 missing, Turkey's coast...

Cypriot Reporters Say ‘Glossary’ Endangers Freedom of Speech

A document backed by the OSCE which attempted to defuse some of the political language confronting journalists in Cyprus has been rejected by Greek-Cypriot...

Turkish Cypriot Leader Calls for UN Troop Review

A request from Nicosia asking the UN to renew its peacekeeping mandate on the divided island has sparked a response from Turkish Cypriot leader,...

Erdogan: Cyprus is Turkey’s National Cause

Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara won't allow Turkish Cypriots to become victims of failed attempts at a peace deal or to be...

Greece, Turkey Must Agree Before New Cyprus Talks: Kotzias

Greece and Turkey need to hammer out assurances on security before new talks on Cyprus can go ahead, Athens' foreign minister has said. Nikos Kotzias,...

Turkey’s Erdogan to Visit Occupied Cyprus

Turkish media are reporting that Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit northern Cyprus next week shortly after being inaugurated as president. His visit on Monday to...

Greece to Participate in Roots Revival Conference with Cyprus, Egypt

Greece's Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Terens Quick is in Cyprus for the preparation of "Nostos - The Return 2", a tripartite roots revival...

‘Fuel War’ Breaks Out in Cyprus

Turkish Cypriots reacted angrily to Nicosia's move to introduce fuel checks at the crossing points dividing the Mediterranean island. “The Greek side is openly threatening...

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