Daily Archives: August 14, 2019

DEFENCE: Cyprus took part in Israel’s largest ever naval exercise

Cyprus was among 10 countries that participated in the Mighty Waves 2019 multinational drill, the largest international exercise the Israeli Navy has ever launched.According to the Times of Israel, Mighty Waves simulated the response to a large quake s...

Forty-five years since Turkey’s second offensive against Cyprus

Forty-five years ago to this day the Turkish military launched its second offensive against the Republic of Cyprus, in full violation of international law, including the UN Charter, despite the ceasefire that had been agreed.The Turkish army invaded Cy...

CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – Nicosia 14/08/2019 12:28

Forty-five years since Turkeys second offensive against CyprusForty-five years ago to this day the Turkish military launched its second offensive against the Republic of Cyprus, in full violation of international law, including the UN Charter, despite ...

GDP rises by 0.2% in both the euro area and in the EU28 and by 0.7% in Cyprus during Q2 2019

Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA19) and in the EU28 and by 0.7% in Cyprus during the second quarter of 2019, compared with the previous quarter, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat,

Prolonged inactivity in the Cyprus talks could lead to permanent division of the island, Famagusta resolution warns

Famagusta Municipality has warned that the prolonged inactivity in the Cyprus talks could lead to the occupied areas' gradual annexation with Turkey and the permanent division of the island.The municipality's council convened on Wednesday on the occasi...

The remains of 80-85% of the individuals who are still missing have most probably been relocated, Photiou tells CNA

Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou, has told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that the implementation of an action plan on the issue of missing persons that was drafted by the Republic of Cyprus is on good track, adding however that important