Archive for November, 2019

Turkey will not withdraw ships from East Med, Erdogan says

Turkey will not withdraw its ships from the Eastern Mediterranean, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, while defending a highly contentious maritime boundaries agreement signed with Libya’s internationally recognized government last week.

“The ships will continue to perform their duties,” …

Appeal after two bag snatch robberies in Cheshunt

Did you see offender running after bag snatches?We’re appealing for witnesses to Cheshunt robberiesOfficers will be conducting high visibility patrols in the area

Officers investigating two robberies in Cheshunt yesterday (Thursday 28 November) are appealing for witnesses and will be …

British Transport Police officer involved in London Bridge terror attack

We are able to confirm that a serving British Transport Police officer was involved in yesterday’s terror incident on London Bridge in the City of London.

The officer, who was in plain clothes and who is based in London, helped …

Cyprus a reliable partner of the Russian business community, President Anastasiades says 

Cyprus will remain a reliable partner of the Russian Federation’s business community and will further advance its position as a significant international hub for Russian and Cypriot business and investment synergies, President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has …

Cyprus re-elected as Member of the IMO Council 

Cyprus was re-elected on Friday as a Member of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Council for the 2020-2021 biennium, following a vote at the 31st IMO General Assembly, in London.
 
According to an announcement by the Shipping Deputy Ministry, Cyprus …

Cyprus’ Foreign Ministry condemns Turkish-Libyan MoU seeking delimitation of maritime zones 

The Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Cyprus condemns the signing of a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Turkey and Libya, purportedly aiming at the delimitation of maritime zones in between them.

“This kind of delimitation, if it went through, …

Population in government-controlled areas of the Republic of Cyprus estimated at 875,900 in 2018

The population of the government-controlled areas of the Republic of Cyprus is estimated at 875,900 at the end of 2018, compared to 864,200 at the end of 2017, recording an increase of 1.4%.

According to the Statistical Service, the proportion …

Incident in London Bridge man shot dead by Police after stabbings

Statement from Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu:

“The investigation into the attack near London Bridge continues at a pace.

“Whilst we are still in the early stages of the investigation, at this time we are not actively seeking anyone else in …

Appeal to identify men re disorder before Tottenham v Ajax match in April

Detectives are appealing for assistance in identifying individuals they want to speak to regarding disorder before the Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax match on Tuesday, 30 April.

The disorder happened as supporters from both sides made their way down Tottenham High …

Appeal following armed robberies in Barnet

Appeal to trace man following two armed robberies in Barnet. 

Flying Squad detectives are appealing for assistance in identifying a man who is suspected of robbing two bookmakers in north London.

The first robbery occurred on Monday, 18 November at …