Archive for April, 2018

U.S. says air strikes cripple Syria chemical weapons program

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Western powers said on Saturday their missile attacks struck at the heart of Syria’s chemical weapons program, but the restrained assault appeared unlikely to halt Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s progress in the 7-year-old civil war.

The United …

Haringey Borough score two goals in the last minute to win 2-0

Tom Loizou manager of Haringey Borough FC must be saying better late than never when his team 0-0 away to Norfolk team Dereham going into added time and seem to be fighting a lost cause scored two goals in one …

St Panteleimon FC looking good for Middlesex Championship

St Panteleimon are right on the heels of league leaders of the Middlesex County League AEK who never played today.

St Panteleimon who beat London Samurai United 6-0 are now one point behind AEK with two games in hand look …

Grimsby Town 2-2 Barnet FC

Collins’ early strike gave the hosts a great start, but Akpa Akpro’s and Weston’s strikes lead Barnet fight back. A late Rose penalty meant both sides share the spoils.

The Bees went into the game with an unchanged line-up but

Did the Cypriot President say anything to the British Prime Minister or did he just listen?

According to what the government spokesman Mr. Prodromou said, the British Prime Minister Mrs. May briefed the President of the Republic Mr. Anastasiades on the military operation carried out in Syria. What the government spokesman didn’t say is what Mr. …

AKEL in Cyprus strongly condemns the military attacks against Syria

The current air strikes constitute yet another violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria and a crime against its people
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 14 April 2018, Nicosia

Unfortunately, with the United States at the forefront and the …

Air traffic in Nicosia, Cyprus, FIR completely safe and under control says Civil Aviation Department 

Everything was completely under control in the Nicosia Flight Information Region (FIR) during air strikes against Syria launched by western allies, in the early hours of Saturday, the Department of Civil Aviation said in a press release.

“With regard to …

Cyprus completes best appearance in Commonwealth Games to date 

Cyprus completed in the early hours of Saturday morning its best appearance to date in the 21st Commonwealth Games which are taking place in Australia’s Gold Coast between April 4 and 15 2018.

It competed with 46 athletes clinching …

Cyprus had no participation in Syria military operation,

Cyprus had no participation in the military operation on specific targets in Syria, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou has said in a written statement, noting that Cyprus’ airspace has not been used nor has Nicosia’s FIR or its air corridors been …

Tsipras and Macron discuss Cyprus problem and energy cooperation during phone call 

Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, and President of France, Emmanuel Macron, held today a phone conversation, in which they discussed, among other topics, the Cyprus problem and France’s energy cooperation with Greece and Cyprus.

As CNA learns, Tsipras and Macron …