Daily Archives: December 23, 2019

Cyprus heralds the lifting of US arms embargo

Nicosia hailed the US lifting its 1987 arms embargo on Cyprus as a political breakthrough that showed the increasing importance of the region to Washington, said Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides.He said the Eastern Mediterranean Security and Ener...

Complaints against police increase 23%

Public complaints against the police force increased by 23% in 2018, while authorities are confident that the findings of the same survey indicate there is an improvement in the way officers behave.Andreas Paschalides, President of the Independent Poli...

No end to Cyprus road death toll

Cyprus is mourning its 51st road victim of 2019 with 21-year-old Panayiotis Panayiotou dying in a car accident, as the 20-year-old passenger fights for his life at Nicosia General Hospital.The two men were found in a ditch after plummeting down

No end to Cyprus road death toll

Cyprus is mourning its 51st road victim of 2019 with 21-year-old Panayiotis Panayiotou dying in a car accident, as the 20-year-old passenger fights for his life at Nicosia General Hospital.The two men were found in a ditch after plummeting down