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Round up the Usual Suspects

Round up the Usual Suspects

As the denouement of the Cyprus saga reaches its climax and we move towards an historic compromise, the good news is that we have two old hands from Limassol at the helm in ‘a beautiful friendship’ genuinely engaged in putting together the building blocks of an enlightened new federal Cyprus. The bad news is that

Anastasiades and Akıncı to launch Glafkos Clerides exhibition

Personal effects belonging to late president Glafcos Clerides will go on display in Nicosia at an exhibition that will be opened by the leaders of the Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities. Clerides’ belongings will be displayed at the Severis Centre of Visual Arts and Research on Ermou Street in the old town of Nicosia. Clerides’

Let us return to the past, it will be a step forward

By Alper Ali Riza Shortly before she died, my mother famously told a journalist who had impertinently asked her how she came to marry a Turkish Cypriot that by the time she realised my father was Turkish it was too late! She had fallen in love and according to the Ancient Greeks, whose sayings my