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South invites President Akinci back to the negotiating table

After the Enosis Day debacle last week, the south Cyprus government has called on President Akinci to return to the negotiating table. The south’s government ...

Anastasiades has one eye on the forthcoming presidential elections: Akinci

President Nicos Anastasiades is distracted by the thought of the upcoming presidential elections next year, President Mustafa Akinci has said. Akinci told Greek daily ‘Kathimerini’ ...

Enosis Day vote was a poor decision Anastasiades concedes

President Nicos Anastasiades said on Saturday that the overreaction in the north to the Greek Cypriot parliament’s decision to introduce an annual commemoration of the ...

Eide misrepresented the facts about leaders’ meeting: Akinci

President Mustafa Akinci has said that his trust is in the UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser for Cyprus Espen Barth Eide has been shaken after statements ...

It’s time for Anastasiades to show some initiative

The Greek Cypriot political parties, which approved the decision adopted by a  majority by the House of Representatives as regards the celebration in public schools ...

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Both community police forces must be free to co-operate to fight crime

Three months after a joint police operation to shut down illegal gambling dens in the mixed community village of Pile, locals are concerned that illegal ...

Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu arrives in TRNC today

Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrives in the TRNC on Monday to discuss the current stage of the Cyprus negotiations. ...

TRNC attends World Tourism Forum in Istanbul

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus has attended the World Tourism Forum at the Istanbul Congress Centre, one of the most prestigious tourism forums in ...

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It’s up to Anastasiades to return to the negotiating table: Cavusoglu

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, following his first face-to-face meeting with new US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, commented on the recent stalemate in the ...

Greek Cypriot side lacks political will: Ozersay

Head of the People’s Party (HP) Kudret Ozersay, referring to the abrupt ending of the community leaders’ meeting on Thursday, said that this event reminded ...

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The idea of enosis brought disaster to Cyprus: Talat

Former Turkish Cypriot President Mehmet Ali Talat has strongly condemned the majority decision adopted by the South Cyprus parliament regarding the celebration in public schools ...

Talks have not hit the buffers despite Enosis Day controversy: Eide

The Cyprus negotiations have not been halted despite the altered mood of the talks after a controversial decision by the south Cyprus parliament to commemorate ...