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Cyprus talks can resume only on two-state basis: Erdogan

Turkey is the only country to now recognise breakaway north Cyprus. It says the only viable option to heal decades of estrangement is for rival Greek Cypriots and the international community to ...

Cyprus talks can resume only on two-state basis: Erdogan

Cyprus olive farmer vows change to face climate challenge

Standing in her olive grove in Cyprus, Elena Sampson sighs at the sight of hundreds of barren trees and vows to tackle climate change after another scorching year

 A caretaker at an olive grove prunes the branches of an olive tree, in the village of Akaki in central Cyprus on 12 November

Beirut blast: Toll rises over 100

Officials did not say what caused the blaze that set off the blast. A security source and media said it was started by welding work being carried out on a hole in the warehouse

A general view shows the damage at the site of Tuesday's blast in Beirut's port area, Lebanon on 5 August 2020

Turkey sends armed drone to Cyprus amid gas dispute

A Turkish military drone was delivered to northern Cyprus on Monday amid growing tensions over Turkey's deal with Libya that extended its claims to the gas-rich eastern Mediterranean.The Bayraktar ...

Turkey sends armed drone to Cyprus amid gas dispute

What happened to the Apollo moon rock tokens?

US president Richard Nixon gave moon rocks collected by Apollo 11 and Apollo 17 astronauts to 135 countries around the world and the 50 US states as a token of American goodwill.While some hold pride ...

What happened to the Apollo moon rock tokens?

Rare 6th century Christian mosaic returns home

Cyprus has welcomed home a rare sixth-century Christian mosaic from the Byzantine period four decades after it was looted from a church in the island’s Turkish-held north, Cypriot authorities ...

Rare 6th century Christian mosaic returns home

Bangladeshis among 4022 asylum seekers to Cyprus this year

Cyprus appealed Wednesday to the EU to offer it more help with illegal migrants, warning it would be unable to cope if the influx of arrivals continues to its shores.The European Union’s ...

Bangladeshis among 4022 asylum seekers to Cyprus this year

Migrant boat sinks off Cyprus, 19 dead

Nineteen people died when a boat carrying 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus and rescuers were searching for 25 other people, Turkey’s coast guard said on Wednesday.It said 103 ...

Migrant boat sinks off Cyprus, 19 dead
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