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Bi-communal peace concert in Nicosia

Photo: Marilena Evangelou Hundreds of people from both sides of the divide came together at the historic Çentinkaya stadium last night to listen to songs of peace by famous singers Zülfü Livaneli and Maria Faranduri. Among those who were at the concert located in the UN buffer zone was President Mustafa Akıncı and First Lady

Farantouri – Livaneli sing together for peace in Cyprus

Maria Farantouri and Zulfu Livaneli are two artists with a great contribution to the culture of their two countries, Greece and Turkey respectively, but they are also well known and popular worldwide. They have become a symbol of friendship between Greek and Turkish people, as both associate their lives with the struggle of their people

Hundreds join leaders for ‘music under the moonlight’

Around 700 people from both sides of the divide joined the two leaders, Nicos Anastasiades and Mustafa Akinci, at Famagusta’s newly-renovated Othello Tower for an evening of Cypriot music on Tuesday night. The concert, ‘Our music under the moonlight’ performed by bi-communal group ‘Kyprogenia’, was the first event organised by the newly founded technical committee

A new era of symbolism sending the right messages

PRESIDENT Anastasiades has come under a lot of criticism for his decision to attend tonight’s concert at the recently renovated Othello tower in Famagusta. The attendance of both leaders was confirmed by Espen Barth Eide yesterday, sparking the familiar reaction from the opposition parties. House President Yiannakis Omirou said that “symbolism is often more important

[Event] Anti-militarist Peace Operation 2015

A concert is being organised in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 14th of August in order to raise awareness on the issues of anti-militarisation, freedom and coexistence. The concert is part of our broader fight against all armies on both sides of the division line. This will be the sixth year that this concert will be held.The