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Cyprus seeks EU intelligence access for migrant screening

Cyprus wants access to the European Union’s security intelligence network so it can screen arriving migrants more thoroughly for signs of radicalization by extremist groups, the Mediterranean island nation’s interior minister said Thursday.

Turkish President Erdogan lashes out against all

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan unleashed a disturbing tirade against several countries in recent days. In the build-up of forthcoming municipal elections in Turkey, expected to be held next Saturday, 31st March, President Erdogan…

A wind of geopolitical change in Eastern Mediterranean Sea

A wind of change has taken over the East Mediterranean Sea. The U.S. interests in the region appear to coincide with Greece and Cyprus. Undeniably, Turkey’s relations with the U.S. have reached at their lowest ebb. Athens and Nicosia have…

Cyprus’s finance minister to leave post by year’s end

Cyprus's finance minister says he'll leave the post he's held since 2013 by the end of the year. Harris Georgiades said Friday his decision had nothing to do with the findings of an inquiry that partly blamed him for the demise of the…

Turkish illegal actions in the Cypriot maritime zones

Over the last months, a Turkish survey vessel, “HayreddinBarbarosPasa”, escorted by Turkish warships, has carried out seismic surveys within the continental shelf and the Exclusive Economic Zone (“EEZ”) of Cyprus on two occasions.

Cyprus prepares for hard Brexit

Cyprus intensifies preparations inCyprus intensifies preparations in view of a possible hard Brexit Foreign Ministry spokesperson Demetris Samuel said Wednesday. view of a possible hard Brexit Foreign Ministry spokesperson Demetris Samuel…