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Nicosia (Cyprus)

Cyprus-Greece-Israel summit to take place on Tuesday in Nicosia

A trilateral Cyprus-Greece-Israel Summit will be taking place in Nicosia on Tuesday morning, with the participation of President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Vitsas receives remains of Greek soldiers from Cyprus

The remains of five Greek soldiers who lost their lives in battle in August 1964 were handed over to Greek Alternate Defence Minister Dimitris Vitsas during a special ceremony that was held in Nicosia on Tuesday.

Turkish fighter jets over Nicosia violating Cyprus’ airspace

Turkish F-16 fighter jets flew over the occupied part of Nicosia on Tuesday, violating the Cypriot airspace in a rehearsal for a military parade on the anniversary of the 34 years since the declaration of the so-called “Turkish Democracy of…

Nicosia says UNFICYP is ‘indispensable’

As long as the foreign occupation of almost 37 percent of the island’s territory persists, Nicosia deems the continued presence of United Nations Peacekeeping Forces in Cyprus (UNFICYP) as indispensable, First Secretary at the Cyprus'…

Tsipras, Anastasiades, El-Sisi to meet in Nicosia in November

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi will meet with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in a tripartite summit in November in the Cypriot capital Nicosia, Cyprus's Foreign Minister Ioannis…