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North Cyprus News - Akinci - Anastasiades

Community leaders met this morning to continue negotiations

Presidents Mustafa Akinci and Nicos Anastasiades met this morning to continue the Cyprus negotiations. This was  the penultimate meeting before the month’s end. After their ...

Akıncı continues to hope for Cyprob solution by year’s end

In a statement following the community leaders’ meeting last Friday, President Akıncı announced that significant progress had been made on matters related to the executive, ...

Özgürgün in Ankara today

Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün is visiting Ankara today by official invitation of Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım (pictured left). Özgürgün and his delegation will hold ...

Gülen organisation FETO added to list of terrorists: Ozgurgun

Prime Minister Huseyin Ozgurgun has announced that after a three hour meeting of the Council of Ministers, terrorist organisation (FETO)/Parallel State Structure (PDY) was included ...

Anastasiades hopes to seal energy deal with Israel

Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will fly to Israel, where he will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamim Netanyahu. The topics of discussion will be ...

North Cyprus News - Fire

Explosion at filter plant sparks fire at Gecitkoy

Fire broke out around Gecitkoy reservoir at 7pm on Monday evening, after an explosion occurred at the water treatment plant. It was impossible to control ...

Members of Turkish military arrested in TRNC

Ten officers in the Turkish army, stationed in North Cyprus, have been arrested and taken to Turkey. Sweep operations have begun after the failed coup attempt ...

Fundamental Islam greatest danger to Turkish Cypriots

Retired colonel Cenk Diler, responding to the attempted military coup in Turkey on 15th July said that that the biggest threat to Turks and Turkish ...

North Cyprus News - Serdar-Denktas

Denktaş not convinced of any links between TRNC and attempted coup

Deputy Prime Minister Serdar Denktaş, has said that no one can convince him that there are any links between the attempted military coup in Turkey ...

Operations to purge Gülen supporters in TRNC begins

Supporters of the Fethullah Gülen Organisation (FETO) in the TRNC are under pressure after the coup attempt in Turkey because operations against FETO have started ...

North Cyprus News - Akinci - Anastasiades

Presidents meet this morning for negotiations

Presidents Mustafa Akinci and Nicos Anastasiades met on this morning for the first time since last Friday’s failed coup attempt in Turkey. A wide-ranging purge ...

Turkey’s response to failed coup takes effect in TRNC

The effect of the military coup attempt in Turkey has started to become evident in the TRNC. According to Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika, the wide-ranging ...