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23 July, 2018
 

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1. Dherynia mayor appalled at checkpoint backlash

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/dherynia-mayor-appalled-at-checkpoint-backlash

Dherynia Mayor Andreas Karayiannis says his constituents are appalled at groups and politicians protesting against the opening of a checkpoint in their area, despite delays making the crossing an unlikely scenario this summer...

2. Lute wants to cut to the chase while in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lute-wants-to-cut-to-the-chase-in-cyprus

UN special envoy Jane Lute will reportedly keep a low profile during her much anticipated visit on the island, where she will hold separate meetings with the two Cypriot leaders...

3. Lute on the move

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lute-on-the-move

UN special envoy Jane Holl Lute is reportedly on the move, with sources learning that she is expected to meet with President Nicos Anastasiasdes on July 23 during her tour to Nicosia, Athens, and Ankara...

4. Erdogan points fingers at Greek Cypriots

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/erdogan-points-fingers-at-greek-cypriots

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan visited the northern part of Cyprus Tuesday, saying his country will not abandon Turkish Cypriots and criticising Greek Cypriots for what he described as lack of vision for peace on the island...

5. Spehar holds separate meetings with Cypriot leaders

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spehar-holds-separate-meetings-with-cypriot-leaders

Elizabeth Spehar is laying the groundwork with separate meetings with the two Cypriot leaders, just weeks prior to UN special envoy Jane Holl Lute’s visit to the island...

6. Nicosia unmoved by Erdogan win

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-unmoved-by-erdogan-win

Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides does not expect big changes in Cyprus peace talks following Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s re-election on Sunday, without ruling out small steps as long as nationalists take a back seat...

7. UN sending envoy to Cyprus for consultations

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-sending-envoy-to-cyprus-for-consultations

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is sending a special envoy to Cyprus in the coming weeks, hoping to get crystal clear views from both sides in order to assess whether or not a new push for peace is possible...

8. UN sounds out both sides on July envoy visit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-sounds-out-both-sides-on-july-envoy-visit

It appears that the United Nations have sounded out both sides in Cyprus regarding a UN special envoy, but sources say it is still unclear whether Turkey gave the nod...

9. President fires back at critics over UN document

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-fires-back-at-critics-over-un-document

President Nicos Anastasiades is firing back at critics both north and south of the Green Line, who are accusing him of tripping over a UN document that many believe could serve as a basis for peace talks...

10. President urges Turkish Cypriots to choose their own destiny

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-urges-turkish-cypriots-to-choose-their-own-destiny

President Nicos Anastasiades says he is ready to resume talks for a Cyprus settlement, on the basis of the framework submitted by the UN Secretary-General António Guterres last July 4...

11. Eight dead migrants found washed up in north

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eight-dead-migrants-found-washed-up-in-north

A total of eight bodies have been found washed up on the shores of the island's northern part over the past two days, Turkish Cypriot authorities said, adding the dead were believed to be Syrian migrants...

12. Hope that new crossing points will open as planned

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/hope-that-new-crossing-points-will-open-as-planned

Work on two new crossing points across the island's divide is going to plan, Cypriot officials said...

13. US committed to preserving Cyprus peacekeeping

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-committed-to-preserving-cyprus-peacekeeping

Jonathan Cohen, the nominated Deputy Representative of the United States to the UN, vowed to preserve the UN Peace Keeping Force in Cyprus...

14. Akinci says East Med pipeline not a route for peace

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akinci-says-east-med-pipeline-not-a-route-for-peace

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci says plans to push forward for the EastMed pipeline are counter to peace efforts in the region, adding that an energy solution which excludes Turkey would be a mistake...

15. Cyprus, Greece, Israel recommit to a way forward

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-greece-israel-recommit-to-a-way-forward

President Nicos Anastasiades says a ‘code of conduct’ has been established between Cyprus, Greece, and Israel, following the completion of a trilateral meeting in Nicosia that yielded a long declaration and paved the way for another meeting before the year is out to discuss an ambitious EastMed pipeline...

16. Cyprus urges UN intervention to restart talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-urges-un-intervention-to-restart-talks

Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides has urged for an immediate UN bid to sound out prospects of quickly restarting deadlocked talks to reunify divided Cyprus...

17. Akinci dismisses zero troops and no security guarantees for Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akinci-clears-up-the-troops-and-security-issue-for-cyprus

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has put to rest any ideas of ‘zero troops and zero guarantees’ in Cyprus, saying on Monday both communities on the divided island have suffered in the past and calling on Greek Cypriots to abandon maximalist positions...

18. Cypriot leaders have different versions of UN road map

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-leaders-have-different-versions-of-un-road-map

Following a public spat between the two Cypriot leaders on the elusive ‘Guterres framework’, both sides on the divided island are trying to pin down the exact UN guidelines for resuming and potentially resolving the Cyprus problem...

19. Turkey seeks new path in Cyprus talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-seeks-new-path-in-cyprus-talks

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci is on the receiving end of new criticism from Turkey and Turkish Cypriot politicians, following his remarks on a highly contested UN framework for Cyprus peace...

20. Cypriot leaders test each other's readiness for talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-leaders-test-each-other-s-readiness-for-talks

The two Cypriots leaders are opening their cards this week in a very public way, with one calling on the other to demonstrate readiness to restart peace talks in what some describe as a politically difficult period...

21. Trade unions call on Cyprus leaders to end talks deadlock

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trade-unions-call-on-cyprus-leaders-to-end-talks-deadlock

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot trade unions urged both leaders in Cyprus to rise to the occasion and resume reunification talks the soonest possible...

22. Cyprus foreign minister flies to Russia

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-foreign-minister-flies-to-russia

Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides will hold talks in Moscow with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov, where the two men are expected to discuss bilateral relations, the Cyprus problem, regional issues and EU-Russia relations....

23. Cyprus anticipating UN moves to end talks deadlock

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-anticipating-un-moves-to-end-talks-deadlock

Forthcoming elections in Turkey and tensions in the wider region have complicated the matter further...

24. European Commission's report on Turkey most critical

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/european-commission-s-report-on-turkey-most-critical

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed the view that a European Commission progress report on Turkey published on Tuesday is the most critical one since 2005 and has also agreed with a Commission assessment that the implementation by Turkey of its Cyprus related obligations would significantly boost its relations with the EU....

25. Anastasiades calls on May to persuade Turkey to behave

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/anastasiades-calls-on-may-to-persuade-turkey-to-behave

Talks with the UK Prime Minister, "were very useful because it provided an opportunity to explain and project the problems we face with regard to the efforts for the resolution of the Cyprus problem"...

26. UN official DiCarlo may have to pick up the pieces in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-official-dicarlo-may-have-to-pick-up-the-pieces-in-cyprus

There is a possibility the UN Secretary General will send a personal envoy in order to examine the chances of resuming talks...

27. Leaders ponder next steps after dinner date failure

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/leaders-uncommitted-after-dinner-date

There was no breakthrough apart from the leaders not excluding any new moves from the UN...

28. Cypriot leaders to sound each other out

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-leaders-to-sound-each-other-out

The two Cypriot leaders are set to meet Monday evening in the buffer zone, with the two men being nowhere near a common agenda and the UN hoping at best for more meetings to follow....

29. Open agenda for leaders dinner date

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/open-agenda-for-leaders-dinner-date

Expectations aren’t high about Monday’s social gathering which doesn’t signal a formal resumption of peace talks...

30. Anastasiades expects Turkish Cypriots to show willingness for talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/anastasiades-expects-turkish-cypriots-to-show-willingness-for-talks

President hopes the Turkish Cypriot side will demonstrate the necessary political will in order to re-engage in negotiations for a Cyprus solution...