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A streetcar named desire: Cyprus 2016

A streetcar named desire: Cyprus 2016

By Nicos Rolandis IN JULY 1994 I was a member of the House of Representatives and the leader of the Liberal Party.  I had already served in the past as Minister of Foreign Affairs for five and a half years. I was extremely frustrated with the disastrous stance of many politicians, who had not only

Rejecting something good to run after ‘something better’

THE GREAT Athenian philosopher Socrates had once said that “It is better to suffer injustice rather than impose injustice on others”. In the negotiations on Cyprus we are trying to do better than what the wise Athenian had preached. We are trying to strike a solution whereby there will be overall justice. It is not