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Cyprus and France aim to strengthen ties

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Friday said both Cyprus and France and their Presidents want the two countries` cooperation on defence issues to be further developed.

Teachers meet to decide next steps

The government announced on Thursday that secondary education schools will be opening on Monday and not Friday, as was the schedule.

New measures to deal with spike in migrant arrivals in Cyprus

The government decided on Wednesday to step up measures in a bid to tackle the increased inflow of migrants and refugees, mostly from war-torn Syria, including readmission agreements with neighbouring countries and increased surveillance of…

Cypriot government gives in to some teacher demands

With just days left to the start of the new school year, the government on Tuesday recoiled from a confrontation with state teachers, conceding a number of their demands relating to mandatory teaching hours.

Theresa May says Cyprus settlement within reach

A just and lasting settlement of the Cyprus problem is within reach, and the British government continues to work towards that goal, Prime Minister Theresa May has said in a letter addressed to MP Theresa Villiers and other MPs.

Cyprus protests over Turkish violations to the UN

Cyprus protested to the UN over violations of its airspace and territorial waters by Turkey, which took place in June. These violations, Cyprus said, aimed to undermine its sovereignty.