Daily Archives: October 8, 2020

Cyprus Ministry of Health announces 21 new COVID-19 cases

Cyprus` Ministry of Health announced on Thursday 21 new COVID-19 cases out of 3,133 laboratory tests.   Since the outbreak of the pandemic the number of people infected in Cyprus reaches 1,918.   Six patients are being treated at the

Greek Premier and European Commission President discuss Turkey and Varosha

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen and the Prime Minister of Greece, KyriakosMitsotakis, discussed, among others, about Turkey and its activities in Varosha, the fenced off part of Turkish-occupied Famagusta, during a scheduled videoconference earlier this

Additional COVID-19 tests in Larnaka-Famagusta districts following increase in cases

The Health Ministry decided to carry out an additional 3,000 tests for village residents of Larnaka-Famagusta districts, following an increased number of COVID-19 cases in these two districts and in an attempt to contain the spread of the virus.  

Greece did not get all the solidarity expected from EU against Turkish provocations, Dendias says

Greece’s Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias expressed the view that Greece feels that it did not receive from the EU all the solidarity it would expect as regards the Turkish provocations in the Eastern Mediterranean.   Attending the discussion panel

Syllouris discusses bilateral cooperation with Nepalese counterpart

The Speaker of the House of Representatives DemetrisSyllouris had a telephone conversation on Thursday with the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Nepal, Agni Sapkota, on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between

Police reports 10 citizens and 4 premises for violations of COVID-19 measures

The Cyprus Police have reported 10 citizens and 4 premises` owners for violations of COVID-19 measures in 490 checks in the last 24 hours.   A Police press officer told CNA that 117 checks were made in Nicosia and the