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Reddediyoruz: The Cypriot Puzzle View

  What are the youth protests in the north about? Reddediyoruz!  We are rejecting (it) !         The Turkish government and the authorities in the north signed a protocol on 10.02.2012 which foresaw the establishment of a ‘Republic of Turkey Coordination Office’ in North Cyprus that would ‘supervise’ the financial aid the Turkish government would give

Anastasiades interview on Megatv: Cypriot Problem developments

  On Monday 13th June 2016, the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, gave an interview to MegaTv journalists, Michalis Pavlides and Marios Papaelia. Developments in the Cypriot Problem formed a major part of the interview. The Cypriot Puzzle has translated to English that part of the interview and presents it below:  

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades (R) shakes the hand of Turkish Cypriot President of the self-proclaimed Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC), Mustafa Akinci, following a UN-sponsored meeting at Ledra palace on May 11, 2015. AFP PHOTO / IAKOVOS HATZISTAVROU (Photo credit should read IAKOVOS HATZISTAVROU/AFP/Getty Images)

Greek-Cypriot Journalists: “It could happen this time”

Ulaş Barış, writing for the Kıbrıs Postası, asked four Greek-Cypriot journalists to give their view regarding the negotiations. All four of them seem hopeful for a solution as they believe that this might be the time for it.  The Cypriot Puzzle has translated the opinions of the journalists and presents them in English. Thanasis Athanasiou,