A Turkish drone base in the breakaway north of occupied Cyprus could increase safety risks for thousands of commercial flights that cross the airspace around the island, a flight safety group warned.
An airbase hosting Turkish drones in the occupied north of Cyprus is causing unease among neighbouring countries, which see the station as a source of instability in the volatile east Mediterranean region.
A Turkish vessel fired warning shots at a Cyprus marine police patrol boat conducting a routine operation off the island’s northwest coast at Kato Pyrgos Tylliria. According to Cyprus Police, the incident
If Turkey proceeds with reopening fenced-off Varosha, it will be the death-knell of the Cyprus peace process, said President Nicos Anastasiades has warned. Addressing a reception for the 245th anniversary of US independence,
President Nicos Anastasiades assured he would do everything possible to prevent Turkey’s plans to reopen the ghost-town of Varosha fenced-off since the 1974 Turkish invasion. Briefing the Municipal Council of Famagusta, the
A Cypriot fishing boat was stopped and boarded by the Turkish coast guard while trying to fish in international waters. The boat belongs to the Psarokaika company, its owner Aristos Aristidou told
The Turkish Cypriots are continuing infrastructure works to open up part of the fenced-off abandoned ghost town of Varosha, in Turkey-occupied Famagusta. CNA photographer Katia Christodoulou revisited the area when the crossings
Britain’s opposition Labour Party has set out three tests for the UK Government ahead of the Geneva summit on Tuesday, such as insisting Turkish occupation troops withdraw, and a two-state solution is
By Panayiotis Tilliros Geopolitical aspects of energy development in the Levantine basin are of enormous importance, given the power vacuum that has emerged in international relations comprising the Eastern Mediterranean and the
The Cyprus House of Representatives official website came under attack by a Turkish hacker, following similar attacks on the Defence Ministry, the legislative body said in a statement on Monday. “The Parliament’s