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The world does not seem to have borders from space, says astronaut Anna Lee Fisher

Once you get into space you don’t see borders and you really start to think of yourself as a citizen of this planet, said astronaut Anna Lee Fisher, describing how the space program has been bringing people together ever since

CoE Ministers’ Deputies call on Turkey to provide information regarding missing persons in Cyprus

The Ministers’ Deputies of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers have reiterated their call on Turkey to provide the Committee of Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) information relating to persons missing since the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus.

In …

Eurostat: GDP increased in Cyprus by 0.7% and 3.0% in quarterly and annual basis

Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.3% in the EU28 during the third quarter of 2019, compared with the previous quarter, according to an estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the

Greece’s Energean makes pitch to sell Cyprus Israeli gas

Greek oil and gas producer Energean on Thursday made another pitch to sell its Israeli natural gas to Cyprus via pipeline at a competitive price while Nicosia is opting for LNG.

Open up the gas market, take advantage of the …

Remains of six fallen Greek soldiers sent home from Cyprus

Greece has repatriated the identified remains of six soldiers who were killed in action in Cyprus during Turkey’s 1974 invasion.

The soldiers’ relatives were honoured during a church service and ceremony in Nicosia on Thursday prior to the coffins being …

SPACE: Cyprus to celebrate 50th anniversary of moon landing

Cyprus will celebrate the 50th anniversary since man landed on the moon with the first ever visit of a NASA astronaut to the island.

According to the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation, astronaut Anna Lee Fisher � who in 1984 became …