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Eide: trying to shape a federal Cyprus

Eide: trying to shape a federal Cyprus

The UN Secretary General`s Special Adviser on Cyprus, Espen Barth Eide, is continuing to push forward for a solution to the Cyprus problem in order for the ‘state to operate as one European country.’ Eide, has said that having contacts with all the different political forces in Cyprus, to understand their perspectives, hopes and concerns

Cycling across Cyprus’ divide brings down barriers

Envisioning a group of cycling lovers roam through the 9,251km2 circumference of the island in the name of physically moving across barriers, I reached out to Andreas Michaelides who now lives some 3,000 kilometres away. He is a man who epitomises a wholehearted appreciation for the island; a man who, along with Aydin Mehmet Ali