CNA News – CNA – Rebekah Gregoriades – Nicosia 19/11/2018 12:34

Cyprus and Greece follow a common policy as regards the solution of Cyprus problem, Anastasiades says

We are in absolute agreement and we have a common policy with the Greek Government as regards the solution of the Cyprus problem, which shall be followed until the end, President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades said on Sunday.

Foreign Ministry made representations over latest incidences in the buffer zone, Samuel tells CNA

The Foreign Ministry has made representations to the UN peacekeeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) for every single incidence that occured last week in the buffer zone, at the region of Dhenia village, during which Greek Cypriot farmers were prevented by the Turkish occupation army to cultivate their land unobstructed, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Demetris Samuel told CNA.

Cyprus House President pays a working visit to Israel

Cyprus President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris is paying a three-day working visit to Israel from Sunday November 18, 2018. Syllouris began his visit with a meeting with Patriarch Theophilos III of Jerusalem. During the meeting, Syllouris stressed the importance of Patriarchate’s mission and expressed Cyprus’ support.

Defence Minister in Brussels for EU Foreign Affairs and Defence session

Cypriot Minister of Defence Savvas Angelides flies to Brussels on Monday to participate in the EU Foreign Affairs and Defence session, during which Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) issues will be discussed.

Looted mosaic from the Turkish occupied church of Panagia Kanakaria returns home

A mosaic depicting Apostle Mark on a medal, that was looted from the Turkish occupied Panagia Kanakaria church in the village of Lythragomi, returned on Sunday to Cyprus. The mosaic was handed over by a Dutch art investigator during a ceremony that took place in the Netherlands and was brought to Cyprus by a delegation of the Antiquities Department and the Church of Cyprus.

House delegation participating in 60th COSAC meeting in Vienna

The 60th Conference of Parliamentary Committees for Union Affairs of Parliaments of the European Union (COSAC) began in Vienna on Monday, where Cypriot MP Giorgos Georgiou called on the EU to adopt a just asylum system for all member states.

Source: Cyprus News Agency