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Anastasiades gives parliament detailed briefing in February

Anastasiades gives parliament detailed briefing in February

President Nicos Anastasiades will be informing the parliament on the latest development in the Cyprus problem on 11 February, government spokesperson Nikos Christodoulides told Radio Proto on Saturday. Christodoulides said that after discussing with the parliament’s head, Yiannakis Omirou, the President will address the parliament on 11 February after the three January meeting planned with

Theocharouns whο left DISY for disagreement on Cyprob flirts with DIKO

DIKO leader Nicholas Papadopoulos and MEP Eleni Theocharous on Sunday ‘left the door open’ for electoral or other cooperation between the party and the former DISY member’s new ‘Solidarity’ movement. Theocharouns left DISY last month citing a divergence of views on the handling of the Cyprus issue. She said she would form her own movement.

Turkish election results

Turkey’s Sunday parliamentary election suggests that four major parties will enter the parliament. With more than 99 percent of the votes counted, the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) was well ahead of other parties with 41.18 percent, gaining the party 256 seats in the parliament, just below the threshold of 276 seats, the

Greek Parliament Speaker laid wreaths upon Misiaoulis and Kavazoğlu graves and met bicommunal groups

The Speaker of Greek Parliament Zoi Konstantopoulou laid wreaths upon two Cypriot graves on Sunday, a Greek Cypriot and a Turkish Cypriot, signaling her message of reconciliation on the first day of her visit to the island. Konstantopoulou paid her respects to Kostas Misiaoulis and Derviş Ali Kavazoğlu, who were “two martyrs in the same struggle for peaceful coexistence between

Yorgancioglu: I condemn the verbal attacks against Derya!

Speaking to the press before a Council of Ministers meeting in the afternoon yesterday, Prime Minister Özkan Yorgancıoğlu, apologised to the people of the Nicosia Industrial Area for the flooding which occurred when the barrage collapsed. Yorgancioglu said it was a terrible incident which should not have happened. With regards to speculation regarding possible redundancy