Greece engages in assertive diplomacy

For someone who follows Greece’s foreign affairs, the last few months have been astounding on all counts. A flurry of activity has included non-stop engagement by Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias with the


UN searching for common ground

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is trying to determine whether there is common ground on what should be achieved at the 5+1 Cyprus conference in Geneva later this month. In preparation, UN

Cyprus, Poland celebrate 60 years of diplomacy

Cyprus and Poland have signed a Declaration of Intent marking the 60th-anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The declaration was signed on Monday in Nicosia by Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides


Undercooking economic diplomacy

Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides made an intriguing announcement that either flew under the radar or intentionally planned to pave the way for our senior diplomat’s political ambitions. In his address to the


Germany mounts East Med crisis diplomacy

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas visits Nicosia and Athens on Tuesday for talks as developments in the Eastern Mediterranean point to an escalation of tension. Maas arrives in Cyprus at noon where


Cyprus, Greece to coordinate diplomacy against Turkey

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis have agreed to coordinate their strategy against Turkey’s illegal activity in the Eastern Mediterranean. Government spokesperson Kyriacos Koushos said that during a