Daily Archives: May 13, 2018

UN frustrated over Turkey’s reluctance to confirm Lute as the Secretary-General’s envoy to Cyprus

Ankara's reluctance to give the green light for the arrival of Jane Holl Lute in Cyprus, as the Secretary-General's personal envoy to probe the potential resumption of settlement talks, causes frustration at the United Nations, CNA has learnt.According...

First wedding of enclaved couple in Turkish occupied Rizokarpaso village in 27 years

The church bells of Ayios Synesios in the Turkish occupied village of Rizorkarpaso will sound to mark the happy occasion of a wedding next Saturday, for the first time since 1991.In statements to CNA President of the Karpasia Coordinating Committee

The existing system of guarantees in Cyprus should be abolished, says EPP Secretary-General Antonio Lopez

The existing system of guarantees in Cyprus is not sustainable and should be abolished, EPP Secretary-General Antonio Lopez said on Saturday.Addressing the 16th Pancyprian Democratic Rally Congress, in Nicosia, the Spanish MEP also expressed EPP suppor...

Senator Menendez outlines need for a new US policy in the Eastern Mediterranean

Senator Robert Menendez, a Democrat of New Jersey, spoke Friday of a new policy for the United Sates in the Eastern Mediterranean, distancing themselves from Turkey, while granting Cyprus and Greece a more prominent role.Speaking during a fundraising e...

Erdogan Arrives in UK Before Meetings with Queen, PM

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Britain two days before meetings with Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Theresa May.Before leaving Istanbul for London on Sunday, Erdogan called the U.K. a "strategic partner and ally" and said ...

CNA News – CNA – Evie Mitsidou Phillips – Cyprus/NICOSIA 13/05/2018 14:46

My vision is to hand over a reunified Cyprus in 2023, President saysCyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has reiterated that this will be his last term in office, stressing that his vision is to hand over a reunified country in 2023.