Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

Copious Copper Supplies Made Cyprus a Trading Center 3,500 Years Ago

In the earliest period of international trade in the Mediterranean region, the island of Cyprus was a surprisingly busy trading hub. Its exalted status during the Late Bronze Age (1,500 to 1,150 BC) was made possible by its huge supplies of pure Cyprus copper, which was mined in copious quantities near the ancient Cypriot village […]

First Greek-speaking Adventist Church established in Cyprus

Although the Seventh-day Adventist Church has had at least one church group in Nicosia operating for many years, three language groups meet separately to worship each week in the Cypriot capital despite there being no building in which to meet. On the members’ behalf, reported ANN, the Trans-European Division (TED) received the 13th Sabbath overflow… […]

Cyprus to buy attack helicopters from Germany

The German government has approved the sale of a dozen attack helicopters to the Greek Cypriot administration, local media reported on Tuesday. The parliament’s defence committee members were informed about the decision on Monday, according to the news magazine Der Spiegel. The Greek Cypriot administration will purchase 12 H145M-type light attack helicopters, which can be… […]

The US’s secret military deployment on British Cyprus: Declassified UK

Feb 2, 2023 Source: Declassified UK By Al Mayadeen English  Declassified UK reveals that the US is increasing its military presence in Cyprus, where it has been stationed surreptitiously for years. In an exclusive report by Declassified UK, the outlet discloses that the US military has plans to deploy at least 129 airmen to British territory on […]

Peloponnese wine producers to hold festival in Cyprus

A large group of Peloponnese producers will return to Limassol to present their unique wines to Cypriot professionals and oenophiles during the latest edition of the Peloponnese Wine Festival. This celebration of Peloponnese wineries will occur at the Ceronia Hall of Carob Mill Restaurants on February 6, welcoming industry professionals and wine enthusiasts alike. From […]

Cyprus calls on Azerbaijan to “immediately” restore traffic and energy supply to Nagorno-Karabakh

Azerbaijan has been called on to “immediately” restore traffic and energy supply to the indigenous Armenian Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) region by the Republic of Cyprus. The Cypriot foreign ministry said in a statement that it was “concerned about reports of traffic disruptions in the Lachin Corridor, which have resulted in the blockade of the people of… […]

Protesters in Germany and Cyprus condemn Turkey’s airstrikes

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Hamburg and Limassol calling for an immediate halt to Turkish airstrikes in northern Syria and Iraq. Source

Greece can’t take migration burden anymore; Italy, Cyprus, Malta join in support

Greece has joined Italy, Malta and Cyprus to declare they cannot handle the migration crisis alone and have condemned the operations of private charity vessels “acting in total autonomy from the competent state authorities” to save hundreds of migrants rescued at sea. In their statement on Saturday, Italy, Greece, Malta and Cyprus repeated their positions… […]

Turkey condemns lifting of Cyprus arms embargo by United States

Turkey has condemned the surprise move by the US administration to remove the decades old arms embargo imposed on Cyprus, with its foreign ministry issuing a statement over the weekend. Ironically and perhaps a symbolically calculated move the United States announced they were lifting the arms embargo on Cyprus just as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan […]

Turks preparing new crisis with Greece and Cyprus in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey is preparing to spark new crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean and on the Cypriot continental shelf following indications that they will intensify its explorations writes Vassilis Nedos for Kathimerini newspaper. According to the news report, there has been activity in the port of Tasucu in southern Turkey in recent weeks, where the research vessel […]

Turks preparing new crisis with Greece and Cyprus in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey is preparing to spark new crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean and on the Cypriot continental shelf following indications that they will intensify its explorations writes Vassilis Nedos for Kathimerini newspaper. According to the news report, there has been activity in the port of Tasucu in southern Turkey in recent weeks, where the research vessel […]

Turks preparing new crisis with Greece and Cyprus in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey is preparing to spark new crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean and on the Cypriot continental shelf following indications that they will intensify its explorations writes Vassilis Nedos for Kathimerini newspaper. According to the news report, there has been activity in the port of Tasucu in southern Turkey in recent weeks, where the research vessel […]

Turks preparing new crisis with Greece and Cyprus in Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey is preparing to spark new crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean and on the Cypriot continental shelf following indications that they will intensify its explorations writes Vassilis Nedos for Kathimerini newspaper. According to the news report, there has been activity in the port of Tasucu in southern Turkey in recent weeks, where the research vessel […]

Turkey furious by the US lifting the arms embargo on Cyprus – What Tatar and Oktay said: “It’s an embarrassment”

The embarrassment following the shock Turkey received by Washington’s historic decision to lift the arms embargo on Cyprus continues and has evidently caused outrage in Ankara and in the occupied territories. The Turkish-Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar described the decision as “disturbing”. Asked by a CNN Türk journalist if the US, with its decision “militarise Cyprus” […]

Turkiye condemns US lifting of arms embargo on Cyprus, warning of possible arms race 

Turkiye has condemned the United States’ decision to fully lift its embargo on Cyprus from next year, saying that the move could result in an arms race on the island. In a statement by the Turkish Foreign Ministry today, it warned that the US’ decision will “further strengthen the Greek Cypriot side’s intransigence and negatively […]

Turkiye condemns US lifting of arms embargo on Cyprus, warning of possible arms race 

Turkiye has condemned the United States’ decision to fully lift its embargo on Cyprus from next year, saying that the move could result in an arms race on the island. In a statement by the Turkish Foreign Ministry today, it warned that the US’ decision will “further strengthen the Greek Cypriot side’s intransigence and negatively […]

OPINION: The US has lifted the arms embargo on Cyprus, but…

HURRAH!!!! Our American friends have informed little Cyprus that they have decided to lift the arms embargo they had imposed on the small island nation. Cyprus was invaded by NATO member Turkey in 1974 and more than a third of the island is occupied to this day by Turkey that maintains a military force of […]

OPINION: The US has lifted the arms embargo on Cyprus, but…

HURRAH!!!! Our American friends have informed little Cyprus that they have decided to lift the arms embargo they had imposed on the small island nation. Cyprus was invaded by NATO member Turkey in 1974 and more than a third of the island is occupied to this day by Turkey that maintains a military force of […]

Greece, Cyprus don’t follow EU States in culture price hikes

Greece and Cyprus have not followed EU states in increasing costs in cultural goods, per the recent data from Eurostat. According to the report, many sectors are registering price hikes, including culture. Increases above the general inflation were observed at the EU level in some cultural goods, including newspapers and periodicals, when comparing July 2022 with […]

Cyprus: 35 female students suspended because principal didn’t like their haircuts

Dozens of students at “Petraki Kyprianou” High School in the Cypriot city of Larnaca were expelled today by the school’s principal, who thought their haircuts were inappropriate. This naturally caused a disturbance, Proto Thema reported, as parents rushed to the school to pick up their children, according to the President of the Larnaca Parents’ Confederation, […]

Cyprus: 35 female students suspended because principal didn’t like their haircuts

Dozens of students at “Petraki Kyprianou” High School in the Cypriot city of Larnaca were expelled today by the school’s principal, who thought their haircuts were inappropriate. This naturally caused a disturbance, Proto Thema reported, as parents rushed to the school to pick up their children, according to the President of the Larnaca Parents’ Confederation, […]

Cyprus: 35 female students suspended because principal didn’t like their haircuts

Dozens of students at “Petraki Kyprianou” High School in the Cypriot city of Larnaca were expelled today by the school’s principal, who thought their haircuts were inappropriate. This naturally caused a disturbance, Proto Thema reported, as parents rushed to the school to pick up their children, according to the President of the Larnaca Parents’ Confederation, […]

NGO releases newly-hatched sea turtles on Cyprus’s west coast at sunset

Members of the Society for Protection of Turtles (Spot) NGO gather at sunset in northern Cyprus’s Akdeniz turtle conservation beach to release around 300 newly-hatched Loggerhead (Caretta Caretta) and Green (Chelonia Mydas) turtles. Every year between the end of May and the beginning of August, Caretta Caretta and Chelonia Mydas turtles go on land by […]

NGO releases newly-hatched sea turtles on Cyprus’s west coast at sunset

Members of the Society for Protection of Turtles (Spot) NGO gather at sunset in northern Cyprus’s Akdeniz turtle conservation beach to release around 300 newly-hatched Loggerhead (Caretta Caretta) and Green (Chelonia Mydas) turtles. Every year between the end of May and the beginning of August, Caretta Caretta and Chelonia Mydas turtles go on land by […]

NGO releases newly-hatched sea turtles on Cyprus’s west coast at sunset

Members of the Society for Protection of Turtles (Spot) NGO gather at sunset in northern Cyprus’s Akdeniz turtle conservation beach to release around 300 newly-hatched Loggerhead (Caretta Caretta) and Green (Chelonia Mydas) turtles. Every year between the end of May and the beginning of August, Caretta Caretta and Chelonia Mydas turtles go on land by […]

Fortress discovered under ‘mega-monument’ burial mound in Cyprus

An enormous fortress wall has been discovered hidden underneath an ancient burial mound from over two thousand years ago a rampart, or part of a defensive wall, according to a statement from the Department of Antiquities Cyprus. Fortress discovered under ‘mega-monument’ burial mound in Cyprus 4 The mound itself measures 328 feet long by 196 […]

On this day in 1996, Tasos Isaac was brutally murdered by Turks in Cyprus

On this day in 1996, Tasos Isaac was brutally murdered by Turks in Cyprus On August 11, 1996, a Berlin-to-Cyprus peace ride by motorcyclists from around Europe ended at the Greek Cypriot village of Deryneia. Among the riders that day was Tasos Isaac from Protaras. The village adjoins the Green Line that divides Turkish-occupied northern… […]

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Cyprus farmers spill milk in protest over halloumi cheese protection

Goat and sheep herders are angry the cheese’s protected status isn’t being implemented fast enough.

Cyprus Archbishop Urges No ‘Retreat’ in the Face of Russian Aggression

Cypriot Archbishop Chrysostomos said Sunday it would be a mistake for Ukraine to retreat rather than stand up to Russian aggression in the country.

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