Cyprus Mirror - RSS - http://www.cyprusmirror.com/ CYPRUS MIRROR Daily News | LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR CYPRUS (c) 2000 - 2020 Cyprus Mirror en Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:22:29 +0200 2020-01-24T08:22:29+02:00 en (c) 2001 - 2020 Cyprus Mirror http://www.cyprusmirror.com/images/logo-en.gif 29985 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/ Cyprus Mirror - RSS - Cyprus Mirror News Greek Cypriot spokesperson corrects his earlier claim over "stolen" information on offshore block 8 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7594-greek-cypriot-spokesperson-corrects-his-earlier-claim-over-s Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:53:00 +0200 14:53 Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:53:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7594-greek-cypriot-spokesperson-corrects-his-earlier-claim-over-s Greek Cypriot spokesman Kyriacos Kousios clarified on Thursday that he had not meant to imply the information Turkey is believed to have obtained on offshore block 8 had been stolen. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Saudi Arabia pledges full support to Greek Cypriot Administration http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7577-saudi-arabia-pledges-full-support-to-greek-cypriot-administr Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:15:00 +0200 12:15 Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:15:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7577-saudi-arabia-pledges-full-support-to-greek-cypriot-administr Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al-Saud expressed full support for the Greek Cypriot Administration amid ongoing tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean following a meeting with Greek Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides on Sunday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Ireland donates €25,000 to CMP http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7567-ireland-donates-25000-to-cmp-21012020 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:52:00 +0200 16:52 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:52:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7567-ireland-donates-25000-to-cmp-21012020 The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) received a €25,000 donation from Ireland on Monday, according to an official announcement. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS UN warns of 'growing skepticism' over Cyprus deal http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7554-un-warns-of-growing-skepticism-over-cyprus-deal-21012020 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:07:00 +0200 10:07 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 10:07:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7554-un-warns-of-growing-skepticism-over-cyprus-deal-21012020 The United Nations envoy to Cyprus warned Monday of “growing skepticism” among the island’s population that recent diplomatic efforts between the rival communities will herald a comprehensive peace deal. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Special Representative Spehar to brief UN Security Council http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7539-special-representative-spehar-to-brief-un-security-council-2 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:53:00 +0200 10:53 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:53:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7539-special-representative-spehar-to-brief-un-security-council-2 The UN Special Representative in Cyprus Elizabeth Spehar will brief the UN Security Council on Monday about UNFICYP activities before they vote on renewing the force’s mandate on January 30. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS UN Secretary General recommends extension of UNFICYP's mandate http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7449-un-secretary-general-recommends-extension-of-unficyps-mandat Fri, 10 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 15:28 Fri, 10 Jan 2020 15:28:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7449-un-secretary-general-recommends-extension-of-unficyps-mandat UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has recommended that the Security Council extends the mandate of the UN peace-keeping force in Cyprus for six more months, until July 31 2020, reiterating his commitment to explore with President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypiot leader Nicos Anastasiades, and with the guarantor powers the possibility to convene an informal five-plus-UN meeting at an appropriate stage. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot Administration to accommodate American unit in case of emergency http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7433-greek-cypriot-administration-to-accommodate-american-unit-in Thu, 9 Jan 2020 11:25:00 +0200 11:25 Thu, 9 Jan 2020 11:25:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7433-greek-cypriot-administration-to-accommodate-american-unit-in Greek Cypriot officials announced on Wednesday that Greek Cypriot Administration will host a rapid response unit for US diplomatic missions and US citizens in the region if the situation in Iran deteriorates and authorities consider the scenario an emergency. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS UN Special Representative Spehar to meet with leaders separately http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7421-un-special-representative-spehar-to-meet-with-leaders-separa Wed, 8 Jan 2020 15:47:00 +0200 15:47 Wed, 8 Jan 2020 15:47:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7421-un-special-representative-spehar-to-meet-with-leaders-separa UN Secretary General’s Special Representative in Cyprus and Head of the UN Peacekeeping Force (UNFICYP) Elizabeth Spehar will hold separate meetings with President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades January 9, ahead of her visit to New York where she will brief the UN Security Council in the framework of the deliberations for the renewal of UNFICYP’s mandate. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Former G/C Minister Rolandis finds EastMed project problematic http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7371-former-g/c-minister-rolandis-finds-eastmed-project-problemat Fri, 3 Jan 2020 17:29:00 +0200 17:29 Fri, 3 Jan 2020 17:29:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7371-former-g/c-minister-rolandis-finds-eastmed-project-problemat The former Greek Cypriot Minister Nicos Rolandis who also considered as the pioneer of Greek Cypriot natural gas and oil exploration program said the recently signed EastMed project is problematic since the project is difficult to implement and extremely costly. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Anastasiades: EastMed a response to "Turkish challenges" in the region http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7366-anastasiades-eastmed-a-response-to-turkish-challenges-in-the Fri, 3 Jan 2020 15:29:00 +0200 15:29 Fri, 3 Jan 2020 15:29:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7366-anastasiades-eastmed-a-response-to-turkish-challenges-in-the Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades has defined the EastMed Pipeline project as “a response to Turkish challenges in the region” in an interview published by Greek TV channel on Friday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS President Akıncı: EastMed pipeline project will not help solve Cyprus' problem http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7348-president-akinci-eastmed-pipeline-project-will-not-help-solv Thu, 2 Jan 2020 14:11:00 +0200 14:11 Thu, 2 Jan 2020 14:11:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7348-president-akinci-eastmed-pipeline-project-will-not-help-solv The EastMed pipeline agreement, announced to be signed between Greece, Greek Cypriot Administration and Israel in Athens, is an issue that contradicts geographical facts, unreasonable in economic terms, and was decided on purely political concerns, President Mustafa Akıncı has said in statement. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS President Akinci to meet US Secretary of State Pompeo http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7340-president-akinci-to-meet-us-secretary-of-state-pompeo-301220 Mon, 30 Dec 2019 14:58:00 +0200 14:58 Mon, 30 Dec 2019 14:58:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7340-president-akinci-to-meet-us-secretary-of-state-pompeo-301220 President Mustafa Akinci will receive US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the end of the first week in January. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Alternative options should be considered for sharing the resources without a resolution in Cyprus: EU Turkey rapporteur http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7288-alternative-options-should-be-considered-for-sharing-the-res Tue, 24 Dec 2019 16:47:00 +0200 16:47 Tue, 24 Dec 2019 16:47:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7288-alternative-options-should-be-considered-for-sharing-the-res EU Parliament Turkey rapporteur Nacho Sanchez drew attention to the possible alternative ways to share the energy resources in East Med. without solving the ongoing Cyprus problem. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS EastMed deal to be sign on January 2: Greek Cypriot media http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7267-eastmed-deal-to-be-sign-on-january-2-greek-cypriot-media-231 Mon, 23 Dec 2019 12:05:00 +0200 12:05 Mon, 23 Dec 2019 12:05:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7267-eastmed-deal-to-be-sign-on-january-2-greek-cypriot-media-231 Greek Cypriot Administration, Greece, and Israel will sign an agreement in Athens on January 2 for the construction of the EastMed pipeline according to the reports published in Greek Cypriot media on Monday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Leaders to attend bi-communal exhibition on New Year's Eve http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7257-leaders-to-attend-bi-communal-exhibition-on-new-years-eve-21 Sat, 21 Dec 2019 14:54:00 +0200 14:54 Sat, 21 Dec 2019 14:54:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7257-leaders-to-attend-bi-communal-exhibition-on-new-years-eve-21 President Mustafa Akinci and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades will attend to the opening of an art exhibition and presentation of audiovisual material that was exchanged between the two communities. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot officials submit a list to EU for sanctions on TPAO employees http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7248-greek-cypriot-officials-submit-a-list-to-eu-for-sanctions-on Fri, 20 Dec 2019 16:33:00 +0200 16:33 Fri, 20 Dec 2019 16:33:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7248-greek-cypriot-officials-submit-a-list-to-eu-for-sanctions-on Greek Cypriot authorities submitted a list of names to the European Council for Foreign Affairs with Turkish nationals with a request of potential sanction for drilling activities in East Med. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot authorities will insist on international laws: G/C leader Anastasiadis http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7242-greek-cypriot-authorities-will-insist-on-international-laws Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:48:00 +0200 14:48 Fri, 20 Dec 2019 14:48:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7242-greek-cypriot-authorities-will-insist-on-international-laws Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiadis on Friday said Greek Cypriot Administration will not follow Turkey’s amounting aggressive military actions in East Med but rather the officials will insist on international laws. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS US Senate passes East Med partnership bill http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7238-us-senate-passes-east-med-partnership-bill-20122019 Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:58:00 +0200 10:58 Fri, 20 Dec 2019 10:58:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7238-us-senate-passes-east-med-partnership-bill-20122019 US Senate on Thursday passed the “Eastern Mediterranean Security and Energy Partnership” bill which expected to play a key role in determining the power balance over the gas resources in East Med. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Leaders meet at the bi-communal conference at Ledra Palace http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7187-leaders-meet-at-the-bi-communal-conference-at-ledra-palace-1 Mon, 16 Dec 2019 14:20:00 +0200 14:20 Mon, 16 Dec 2019 14:20:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7187-leaders-meet-at-the-bi-communal-conference-at-ledra-palace-1 President Mustafa Akinci and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiadis attended a bi-communal conference on Monday morning organized by Imagine education project. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot Administration signs 290 m. Euros gas infrastructure contract http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7167-greek-cypriot-administration-signs-290-m-euros-gas-infrastru Fri, 13 Dec 2019 16:55:00 +0200 16:55 Fri, 13 Dec 2019 16:55:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7167-greek-cypriot-administration-signs-290-m-euros-gas-infrastru Greek Cypriot Administration signed a contract for the development of 290 million euros liquefied natural gas (LNG) infrastructure on Friday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Leaders to participate bi-communal conference on Monday http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7166-leaders-to-participate-bi-communal-conference-on-monday--131 Fri, 13 Dec 2019 16:09:00 +0200 16:09 Fri, 13 Dec 2019 16:09:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7166-leaders-to-participate-bi-communal-conference-on-monday--131 President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiadis confirmed their participation to the bi-communal conference organized by bi-communal project Imagine on Monday. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Samani draws attention to the new elements in Cyprus talks http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7081-samani-draws-attention-to-the-new-elements-in-cyprus-talks-0 Fri, 6 Dec 2019 14:17:00 +0200 14:17 Fri, 6 Dec 2019 14:17:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7081-samani-draws-attention-to-the-new-elements-in-cyprus-talks-0 General Coordinator of Technical Committees of Presidency Meltem Onurkan Samani drew attention to the new elements in the efforts to solve Cyprus problem that came into existence after the official statement of UN Secretary General delivered after the Berlin talks. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot Administration recourses to The Hague for Turkish drill activities in East Med. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7067-greek-cypriot-administration-recourses-to-the-hague-for-turk Thu, 5 Dec 2019 14:13:00 +0200 14:13 Thu, 5 Dec 2019 14:13:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7067-greek-cypriot-administration-recourses-to-the-hague-for-turk Greek Cypriot press announce on Thursday that Greek Cypriot Administration decided to apply to the International court of Justice at The Hague in an intention to seek legal validity against Turkish drill activities in East Med. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS To accept the pre-condition of Anastasiadis means to lose before the start says Deputy PM Ozersay http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7058-to-accept-the-pre-condition-of-anastasiadis-means-to-lose-be Wed, 4 Dec 2019 15:52:00 +0200 15:52 Wed, 4 Dec 2019 15:52:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7058-to-accept-the-pre-condition-of-anastasiadis-means-to-lose-be Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Ozersay said the pre-condition of Greek Cypriot leader on natural gas issue was inadmissible. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS Greek Cypriot court rejects T/C Businessman Salih Boyaci's compensation claim http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7045-greek-cypriot-court-rejects-t/c-businessman-salih-boyacis-co Tue, 3 Dec 2019 15:40:00 +0200 15:40 Tue, 3 Dec 2019 15:40:00 +0200 http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS/n7045-greek-cypriot-court-rejects-t/c-businessman-salih-boyacis-co Turkish Cypriot Businessman Salih Boyaci’s claims of restitution and compensation for his property in Greek Cypriot controlled areas rejected by Greek Cypriot court. http://www.cyprusmirror.com/c129-CYPRUS_TALKS