UN Security Council condemns Pyla violence

Members of the Security Council condemned the violent incidents in the Pyla buffer zone, with assaults by Turkish Cypriots against UN peacekeepers, reiterating their full support for UNFICYP. After a long meeting with several


Calm at Pyla, UNFICYP monitors situation

There was calm in the Pyla buffer zone on Monday, with UNFICYP saying the force is monitoring the situation and will take action to stop any unauthorised resumption of construction. Speaking to

UN peacekeepers attacked in Pyla bufferzone

The United Nations has condemned the attack on its peacekeepers on divided Cyprus Friday, saying personnel were assaulted by Turkish Cypriots when blocking a controversial road project. Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP)