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No vote for AKEL-Left-New Forces should be wasted!

Statement by the General Secretary of the C.C. of AKEL A. Kyprianou
No vote for AKEL-Left-New Forces should be wasted!

Every vote for AKEL strengthens the only consistent and resolute force struggling for our country’s reunification and the interests of …

What is the work their government has done which Anastasiades and DISY are proud of in Cyprus ?

Cyprus needs to change course with policies that will benefit the many, not the privileged few
What is the work their government has done which Anastasiades and DISY are proud of?

The Presidential Palace and ruling Democratic Rally DISY party, …

Messages against the EU’s neo-liberal policies and the policies being implemented in Cyprus must be conveyed

In this Sunday’s European elections, messages must be conveyed against the EU’s neo-liberal policies, as well as the policies being implemented in Cyprus, stressed AKEL C.C. Spokesperson Stefanos Stefanou talking to “Astra” radio station.

Mr. Stefanou underlined that these messages …

Turkish Cypriot tries to discredit Russian Ambassador who reacts to a post about a meeting, stressing that his country recognizes only the Republic of Cyprus 

Russian Ambassador in Cyprus Stanislav Osadchiy reacted on Friday to the publication of an informal meeting he had with Turkish Cypriot politician Kudret Ozersay.

“The Russian Federation recognizes only the Repulic of Cyprus,” Osadchiy underlined under a post on the …

Cypriot President highlights problems due to Turkey’s provocative actions at sea during meeting with Spehar 

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades highlighted, during a meeting he had on Friday with the UNSG’s Special Representative and Chief of the UN peacekeeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) Elizabeth Spehar, the problems created due to Turkey’s illegal actions at sea against …

EU supports Turkish Cypriot community via €3 million worth “Innovative Entrepreneurship and Dialogue” Project 

The European Commission announced Friday the commencement of the EU funded “Innovative Entrepreneurship and Dialogue”. The €3 million amount project will be implemented by Northern Ireland Cooperation Overseas (NI-CO) and will last for three years.
 
According to a press release, …

Cypriot Loizidou presents photo evidence to Strasbourg to counter Turkish efforts to close her case 

Cypriot applicant Tititna Loizidou insists on getting back her property in the Turkish-occupied part of Cyprus and repeats her objection to the closure of her case at the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. In a letter on …

Cyprus sends firefighting team to Israel after overnight request

NICOSIA, May 24 (Xinhua) — Cyprus sent to Israel two firefighting aircraft and a support team to assist in fighting forest fires after an overnight request by Israeli authorities, a Forestry Department official said on Friday.

The planes, with a …

Forty nine days in hell by Savvas Pavlides book launch

FORTY – NINE DAYS IN HELL

(Summary of Mr. Pavlides’ book in English)

The author, based on his personal experience, describes the horrible events that took place in 1974 before and after the Turkish invasion in Cyprus.

After a long-lasted …

Tearful Theresa May resigns, paving way for Brexit confrontation with EU

Fighting back tears, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday she would quit, triggering a contest that will bring a new leader to power who is likely to push for a more decisive Brexit divorce deal.

May’s departure will …