Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

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.

Phoenician Plaque One of Many Finds Unearthed at Kition Harbor, Cyprus

A four-week project under the supervision of the French Archaeological Mission at the ancient dockyard of Kition (Larnaka-Pampoula) in Cyprus has unearthed a wealth of artifacts and architectural features, some dating from as far back as the 12th century BC, as well as several layers of settlement. The Kition archaeological team, led by Dr Sabinne […]

Hala Sultan Tekke: Muslim Holy Site and a Historic Landmark of Cyprus

The history of Cyprus is very colorful and shaped by diverse ancient cultures and modern civilizations. As such, it proves time and time again that it is a true treasure trove of historical sites. Visiting Cyprus can turn out to be such an informative joy ride for any enthusiastic lover of history. And any historian […]

Erdogan slams mosque attacks in Cyprus

Turkey’s President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, slammed the recent arson attempt on a mosque in the Greek-administered part of the island, Anadolu News Agency reports. According to the report, Erdogan said the attacks on Muslim houses of worship in Cyprus will not go unanswered. “We strongly condemn the arson attack against the Grand Mosque in Larnaca, […]

Multicultural Ancient Treasure Hoard Discovered In Cyprus Tombs

Archaeologists in Cyprus have excavated two Bronze Age Tombs at one of the most important holy sites in the Islamic world. The treasures they discovered reveal the presence of a far-reaching trade network, and the importing of rare luxury goods from distant ancient worlds. The Hala Sultan Tekke monument was built between 1760 and 1817 […]

Chinese Rapid Tests are EO Toxic according to Cyprus research, 6 Times over Allowable EU Regulations

    A union group called Isotita (Equality) that represents public sector workers is calling for Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) “rapid tests” to be suspended from use after it was discovered that the swabs contain ethylene oxide, a toxic substance. The Cyprus-based union says that current requirements mandating testing every 72 hours be immediately discontinued in […]

US Navy SEALs, Cyprus Special Forces Hold Anti-Terror Drill

LIMASSOL, Cyprus—Members of the U.S. navy’s elite special forces SEAL unit joined Cypriot underwater demolition soldiers on Friday in a joint drill to hone skills in countering terrorist hijackings at sea. The exercise involved teams of U.S. and Cypriot special forces re-taking a ship controlled by terrorists. Cypriot Defense Minister Charalambos Petrides said after the […]

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