POMPEO: Russia threatens Mediterranean stability

Russia threatens Mediterranean stability using disinformation, undermining national sovereignty, sowing chaos, conflict, and division, said US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. In a written statement he claimed: “wealthy Russians – many with

Russia imposes ‘painful’ deal on Armenia

Russia started deploying peacekeepers to the war-ravaged enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, also known as Artsakh, after imposing a ceasefire on Armenian forces to withdraw from positions claimed by arch-enemy Azerbaijan and bombed since

Russia is a friend Cyprus can rely on

By Dr Andrestinos N. Papadopoulos (Ambassador a.h.) The coincidence of the visit to Cyprus of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, on September 8, with the 60th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between


Cyprus-Russia tax deal good for business

Cyprus’ re-tweaked deal with Russia to avoid double taxation is good news as terminating the agreement by Moscow would have hurt the economy in sparking an exodus of Russian businesses, tax experts

Russia FM in Cyprus as East Med crisis simmers

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will pay an official visit to Cyprus at a time of heated confrontation in the eastern Mediterranean while Washington pulls Nicosia closer. Cyprus Foreign Ministers Nikos Christodoulides


US ‘wishes to damage’ Russia-Cyprus ties

Russia is shocked by US claims about its destabilising role in the region, arguing Washington seeks to harm close relations between Moscow and Nicosia, said Russian ambassador Stanislav Osadchiy. In a comment