Archimandrite Chrysostomos Ykkotis Elected New Metropolitan of Kyrenia

The Holy Synod of the Church of Cyprus has announced the election of Archimandrite Chrysostomos Ykkotis as the new Metropolitan of Kyrenia. The new Metropolitan was...

New Dictionary Reveals Common Words in Turkish, Greek-Cypriot Dialects

Although Turkish and Greek Cypriots remain divided by language, a new 3,500-entry dictionary launched this week promises to uncover common words and phrases shared...

Archbishop of Athens Leronymos’ Official Visit to Cyprus

“It’s high time we all said no to the Cyprus occupation and show respect for human rights recognized by the UN” said Archbishop of...

Juncker Says Cypriots Treated As Bandits

Former Eurozone chief Jean-Claude Juncker said a bailout deal that saved Cyprus' economy and banks from collapse had preserved the financial bloc but that...

London Protests Turks’ Cyprus Destruction

A seminar entitled "Eradicating the past: Turkey’s assault on the cultural heritage of Cyprus” on the destruction of cultural heritage in the occupied part...

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...

Greek Loan May Wait Until December

While the Greek Parliament has given the go-ahead to a $17.45 billion spending cut and tax hike plan needed to secure release of a...

Louvre Shows Cyprus Through the Ages

Within the framework of Cyprus’ Presidency of the European Union, President Demetris Christofias inaugurated an exhibition at the Louvre in Paris on Medieval Cyprus...

Patten’s WikiLeaks Cable Suggests Cyprus Should Not be in EU

Days after the Annan plan referendum, EU Commissioner Chris Patten suggested Cyprus should never have been allowed into the EU.  This was revealed in...

Turkey Hopes in Uniting Cyprus by the End of the Year

The Turkish Foreign Affairs Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said after his meeting with the Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu that Turkey hopes they will...