France’s Macron Welcomes PM Mitsotakis, Warns Turkey Not to Violate Cyprus’ Rights

French President Emmanuel Macron said during a joint statement with Greek Premier Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday that France will not accept any Turkish violations inside...

First Ministerial-Level Energy Meeting in Athens Expresses Full Support for Cyprus

Full support for Cyprus' and Greece's stance on regional energy issues and for the expansion of security and environmental co-operation was the outcome of...

Cyprus Denounces Turkish Moves at Varosha as Clear Violation of UN Resolutions

Cypriot government spokesman Prodromos Prodromou on Thursday said Turkish Cypriot moves in the closed-off town of Varosha were a clear violation of UN resolutions...

How Will Turkey’s Purchase of the S-400 Affect Relations With Greece?

Turkey received its first shipment of an advanced Russian missile defense system earlier this month, ignoring repeated warnings from Washington and fueling concerns about...

Erdogan Calls Turkish Invasion of Cyprus a “Peace Operation” and is Prepared to Invade...

The Turkish army will never hesitate to take the same steps "if needed for the lives and security of Turkish Cypriots," said Turkish President...

Cyprus’ Unforgettable Tragedy of July 20, 1974 (video)

As Cypriots say, even 45 years later, July 20, 1974 was the day time stopped for Cyprus; a day of infamy when the course...

Turkey Defies EU Sanctions, Vows to Continue Drilling off Cyprus

The Turkish Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Tuesday morning, commenting on EU Foreign Ministers' decision to go ahead with the first sanctions against...

Cyprus Marks 45 Years Since the Coup that Gave Turkey the Pretext to Invade

Sirens sounded around Cyprus at 8.20 on Monday morning to mark 45 years since the coup by the Greek military junta then ruling Greece,...

EU Suspects Turkish Drilling Ship “Fatih” has Started Operation Off Paphos, Cyprus

Turkey has shown that it will not go back on its intention to begin drilling for oil and natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean,...

Dimitris Christofias, Former President of Cyprus, Dies at 72

The former President of the Republic of Cyprus Dimitris Christofias died on Friday afternoon at the age of 72. Christofias was hospitalized in Cyprus for...

Europeans Back Cyprus as Turkey Starts Drilling

Heads of European Union Mediterranean states offered full support on Friday for fellow EU member Cyprus as Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that...

Turkey to Dispatch Second Drillship Off Cyprus

Turkey will be dispatching a second drillship to the eastern Mediterranean in the middle of this month, the country’s energy minister said on Monday. Fatih...

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