Tuesday, 2 June , 2020

Cyprus

Cavusoglu attacks Akinci after comment on ‘horrible’ Turkey-north annexation

Feb. 10, 2020 Turkish Foreign Minister Melvut Cavusoglu described Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci as "unreliable," after the later said the prospect of Crimea-style annexation...

Cyprus lifts veto on EU Russia sanctions

January 28, 2020 The European Union added seven Russian-backed officials in Crimea to its sanctions blacklist on Tuesday for organising local elections in the peninsula...

Cyprus accused of blocking new Russia sanctions amid Turkey spat

January 24, 2020 BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Cyprus is blocking new European Union sanctions against several officials from Russia-annexed Crimea in a bid to secure EU...

EU warns Turkey against ‘illegal’ Mediterranean gas exploration plans

After Erdogan vows to start searching waters ‘as soon as possible,’ defying a mega-deal signed by Israel, Greece and Cyprus, European countries accuse Ankara...

EU cuts aid to Turkey and condemns Turkish drilling in Cyprus’...

EU spokesman condemns planned Turkish drilling By Katy Turner January 19, 2020 Turkey’s intention to send the Yavuz on further drillings does not help create the environment...

Cyprus: House unanimously condemns dispatch of weapons and troops to Libya

House unanimously condemns dispatch of weapons and troops to Libya 17/01/2020 The House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus, in a resolution adopted unanimously,...

The Crisis in Mediterranean

Libya’s War Escalates as the Stakes Get Higher The LNA’s decision to target the az Zawiya Oil installation may be seen as a proxy blow...

Cyprus police arrest three in Israeli-owned ‘spy van’ investigation

High-tech surveillance van allegedly used to intercept phones and messaging apps By Peter Beaumont 20 Dec 2019 Cyprus police have arrested three employees of a...

Ankara’s foreign policy as seen by Turkish experts

By Andrei Isaev Dec. 18, 2019 In the opinion of Turkish authorities, Turkey plays a variety of roles on the foreign policy landscape: it is a...

Devils in details: Could Turkey grab a Greek island?

Our friend Professor Mallinson has sent us the following very interesting article, based on his own research on Turkish claims to the tiny Greek...