Ukrainians take to the streets in Limassol

Ukrainian citizens living in Cyprus took to the streets on Friday to demonstrate against Russia’s invasion of their country. More than 100 Ukrainians residing in Cyprus, gathered at the old Limassol port,

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Turkish Cypriots protest as economy sinks

Growing discontent in the north over the worsening economy forced hundreds of Turkish Cypriots to take to the streets as a crashing Lira has diminished their purchasing power amid an inflation spike.

Hundreds rally in Cyprus after Pandora Papers slur

Hundreds of protestors rallied in Cyprus on Saturday against corruption scandals swirling around the government after the president was mentioned in the Pandora Papers. Around 2000 gathered in an anti-government demonstration in

What did you do in the pandemic?

It was entirely appropriate that the biggest demonstration in a week when the black anniversaries of the coup and invasion were remembered was not against Turkey stealing Varosha but the COVID Safe

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COVID19: Hospitality to protest Safe Pass rules

Cyprus’ hospitality sector plans to protest against the government’s decision to make owners responsible for checking that customers carry a Safe Pass. Phanos Leventis, of the Leisure and Entertainment Establishment Owners Association,

US supports EuroAsia cable amid Turkey protest

The US State Department supports the EuroAsia electricity cable linking Israel and Cyprus’ grids to Europe as a ‘cost effective’ flexible platform to transport clean energy and renewable sources. Washington’s show of

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Old dogmas, new divisions

The division based on political ideologies and social status is growing, instead of shrinking as one should expect in the age of home isolation and rediscovering family values. With the Cyprus economy

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10 arrested in anti-corruption, COVID protest

Cypriot police used water cannon and tear gas in rare clashes with protesters, as hundreds demonstrated on Saturday against government corruption and coronavirus restrictions. Protesters had gathered at a park in central