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New Greek and Turkish Cypriot recruits join SBA police

New Greek and Turkish Cypriot recruits join SBA police

Seventeen new Sovereign Base Area Police officers have been sworn by Chief Constable Mick Matthews in Dhekelia with a further 14 joining on March 28, the British bases said on Tueday. When the final batch of recruits take the oath in March, it will mean 24 new Greek Cypriot officers and seven Turkish Cypriot officers

Bicommunal conference on federal policing to take place in February

The Technical Committee on Criminal Affairs organizes in February a bicommunal conference titled “Policing a federal country: challenges and benefits”. Experts from Australia and the USA will be invited to participate and share their experience on the issue. In a statement to CNA, the Greek Cypriot co-chair of the Commission, Andros Kapardis said that the

Guarantees focus of Kerry-Lavrov Cyprus contacts

The issue of security guarantees will be the focus of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry’s series of contacts in Cyprus this week. Cyprus Weekly sources say that Lavrov and Kerry, who will be in Cyprus on December 1-2 and December 3-4 respectively, will primarily be discussing the security

Police tried to prevent demonstrators to form reunification human chain

Scuffles broke out between police and protestors at the Lokmaci crossing border during an event organised by the United Cyprus – Bicommunal Peace Initiative. Amongst the initiative was the KTOS Teachers Union. Scuffles broke out between police and protestors at the Lokmaci crossing border during an event organised by the United Cyprus – Bicommunal Peace

Derya files official complaint with police

CTP MP Dogus Derya who was verbally attacked on social media for her speech during the budgetary discussions in parliament, has filed an official complaint with the police. Derya went to the Nicosia Police Department with a group of lawyers to file the complaint against Bertan Zaroglu, Latif Akca, Kenan Akin, Rifat Yildiz, Ali Tekin,

3 peace activists oppressed by Police during the military parade in North

Published by:KP Daily News http://www.kpdailynews.com/index.php/cat/35/news/2235/PageName/CYPRUS_LOCAL_NEWS Police pounced on three anti-military activists yesterday as they attempted to unfurl a banner demanding the right to conscientiously object from army during a military parade marking the 31st anniversary of the TRNC. The ‘Initiative For Conscientious Objection’ (VRI) had sought to highlight the absence of a legal right to abstain

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