US to provide military training for Cyprus

The United States on Wednesday announced its intention to provide International Military Education and Training (IMET) to Cyprus from next year. “We plan to provide IMET to the Republic of Cyprus beginning

COVID19: New Cyprus case returned from US

Cyprus reported another new coronavirus case on Monday, a Cypriot who tested positive on returning from the USA. The COVID-19 case was detected from 557 tests on repatriated Cypriots and other passengers

Pompeo urged to impose US sanctions on Turkey

US senator Robert Menendez has denounced the escalation of Turkish aggression in the eastern Mediterranean against the sovereign rights of Greece, Cyprus, saying it threatens American interests. The comments were made in


US urges Turkey to halt drilling off Cyprus

The US State Department is “deeply concerned” over Turkey’s drilling operations in the waters off Cyprus and wants Ankara to stop them. “The United States remains deeply concerned by reports of Turkey’s


Cyprus close to getting on US Visa Waiver Program

Nicosia and Washington have accelerated their efforts to include Cyprus in the United States’ Visa Waiver Program with the two sides establishing a working group to fast-track the issue. Foreign Minister Nikos