Cyprus, France hold Joint SAR exercise

A joint Search and Rescue (SAR) Exercise, titled “CYFRA-01/21” was conducted off the island’s coast with the participation of SAR units and personnel from Cyprus, France including specialist nurses, the Joint Rescue

France backs Turkey sanctions as an option

Brussels must be ready to activate all its tools including sanctions against Turkey, in response to Ankara’s aggression in the Eastern Mediterranean, France’s visiting Europe Minister Clément Beaune said Friday. After meeting


Cyprus, France defence alliance enters new era

A Defence Cooperation Agreement between Cyprus and France entered into force this month cementing closer cooperation in the fields of energy and maritime security. The agreement, signed on April 4, 2017, was