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Turkey Denies EU Compromise on Opening its Ports to Greek Territory

Turkish officials denied Friday a television channel’s claim that Turkey had reached a compromise with the European Union on opening its ports to Greek...

Rival Cypriot Leaders Schedule New Meeting Regarding U.N. Negotiations

President of the Republic of Cyprus Demetris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu will be holding a new meeting on January 12th.  It...

Financial Times Claimes Investors & Markets Expect Greek Debt Restructuring

The German issue of The Financial Times noted that investors and financial markets expect Greek debt restructuring. Christian Kirchner stated in a Financial Times article:...

Cypriot FM Kyprianou Condemns Turkey for Basketball Incident

Foreign Minister Marcos Kyprianou has condemned Turkish officials’ efforts to exploit politically against the Republic of Cyprus.  This refers to the recent incident after an international...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Against Apollo Statue in Sozopol

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has reacted strongly against the intention of authorities of the town of Sozopol to erect a statue of the ancient...

“The Perfect Order: Selected Poems” by Nasos Vagenas Circulated in the U.K

The new poem book of Greek Nasos Vagenas titled: “The Perfect Order: Selected Poems” is now circulated in the U.K, by Anvil Press Poetry...

European People’s Party President Condemns Turkish Cypriot Christmas Liturgy Incursion

European People's Party (EPP) President Wilfried Martens, condemned in Brussels the evacuation and sealing-off of the church in Rizokarpaso village by the Turkish occupying...

German Chancellor Merkel’s Visit to Cyprus on January 11th

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will pay a short working visit to Cyprus on Jan. 11th, the Cyprus government announced Tuesday. It will be the first...

Cyprus Contemplates Legal Action Against American Porn Film Footage of KEO Beer

A church-backed beverage company from Cyprus is contemplating legal action after one of its beer products appeared in an American pornography film. Company executives of...

Police Confirm Link between Italian & Greek Anarchists

Police have confirmed a solid link between Italian and Greek anarchists.  They state the Italian anarchists who sent parcel bombs to the Greek, Swiss...