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Haringey stabbing murder victim funeral procession

The funeral of Haringey murder victim Barislar Olmesin took place yesterday and the procession went through Junction Road in Archway, where they also protested against knife crime.
Barislar Olmesin was fatally stabbed on the ist of june in Seven Sisters …

Greece licenses Exxon, Total to explore untapped waters off Crete

Greece on Thursday awarded licenses to ExxonMobil and Total to search for hydrocarbons off the island of Crete, marking the country’s first major foray into an oil and gas search in the region.

The companies, in consortium with Hellenic Petroleum, …

Summer Uni is back and bigger than before in Enfield

Hundreds of free spaces on courses over the summer have been made available to young people in Enfield.

The Enfield Summer University programme will be returning this July, offering courses and workshops to people aged 11 to 19 in areas …

Man assaulted after challenging sexual harassment on London Overground

BTP officers are today releasing a CCTV image after a man was attacked for challenging sexual harassment on a London Overground train.
The incident happened between 5am and 6.30am on Sunday 16 June between Whitechapel and Hoxton stations.
Two men

Drugs warrants carried out across Islington

Police have arrested seven individuals as part of a crackdown on violent offenders involved in drugs supply in Islington. 

Warrants were executed at ten addresses across the borough on the morning of Wednesday, 26 June, with six men and one

Νew exhumation of a missing person from a well in Lapithos, Cyprus

The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) has announced a new exhumation of human remains in Lapithos.

A press release issued on Thursday said a bi-communal excavation team of the CMP has recovered human remains belonging to one person at a …

Cyprus strongly protests to UN airspace and sea violations by Turkey

Cyprus has strongly protested to the UN the violations of its national airspace, the infringements of international air traffic regulations in Cyprus’s flight information region and the illegal use of closed ports and airports in Cyprus by Turkey.

In a …

US Senate moves to allow weapon sales to Cyprus, block F-35 to Turkey

WASHINGTON — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has taken a step toward allowing the sale of American weapons to the nation of Cyprus, in a move that could needle NATO ally Turkey.

Authored by the committee’s top Democrat, Sen. Bob

U.S. bill transforming Cyprus into an arena of international confrontation and endangering it’s relations with other countries that Cyprus needs at least equally as the US.

The amendments adopted by the Foreign Relations Committee of the US Senate to the much-publicized Menendez-Rubio Bill unfortunately vindicate our assessment that this draft bill is transforming our country into an arena of international confrontation and endangering the Republic of …

Recent comments made in connection with Famagusta are both unacceptable and condemnable

Recent statements by the so-called “Prime Minister” of the occupied areas Ersin Tatar in connection with Varosha are both unacceptable and condemnable. Any actions specified in the declarations being made in the occupied areas on Varosha constitute violations of agreements, …