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5.2 Earthquake Hits Turkey; Tremor Felt in Cyprus

Turkey has woken up to a 5.2 magnitude earthquake rocking the country this morning, around 92km from the popular tourist city of Antalya on...

Turkey’s Road to the EU Linked With the Solution of Cyprus Problem, German Minister...

German Minister of Foreign Affairs Heiko Maas said Turkey’s road to the European Union is linked with the solution to the Cyprus problem, calling...

Turkish Navtex for Military Exercise Blocks Large Maritime Area West of Cyprus

A new Navtex for navy exercises issued by Turkey, blocks a large maritime area to the west of Cyprus on the Akamas - Peyia...

Broker of 2004 Cyprus Peace Plan, Kofi Annan, Dies Aged 80

Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has died aged 80, it was confirmed on Saturday. The Ghanaian diplomat served as the UN chief for...

Young Cypriot Receives Prestigious Award from Queen Elizabeth

A young Cypriot who works to help disadvantaged people in the U.K., received the Queen’s Young Leaders Award at a ceremony held in Buckingham...

EU Condemns Turkish Activity in Aegean, Eastern Mediterranean

  EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini on Friday condemned the ongoing, unlawful actions by Turkey in the Aegean and the Eastern Mediterranean. In a response...

Cyprus Insists its Airspace Remains Safe

Cyprus' government has called for what it calls "illegal airports" on the island to close -- a reference to the Tymbou (Ercan in Turkish)...

UK Urges Troops in Cyprus to Brush Up on Their Greek (video)

  Britain's armed forces are encouraging their soldiers and their families in Cyprus to pick up a little of the local lingo. A new video posted...

Turkish PM Takes Swipe at Greece, Cyprus over Sovereignty

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has said the country will "never tolerate certain circles which violate our sovereignty in the Mediterranean and Aegean" --...

Turkish Drones to Patrol Aegean, Mediterranean (video)

It has emerged that a Turkish drone being used by the country's armed forces in Syria will fly spy missions in the Aegean --...