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15 August, 2018
 

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1. European corruption watchdog calls FYROM ‘disappointing’

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/european-corruption-watchdog-calls-fyrom-‘disappointing

The Council of Europe’s anti-corruption group says the performance of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) on preventing corruption is “clearly disappointing,” and is calling on authorities to take action....

2. Forbes calls Wilbur Ross a ‘grifter’

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/forbes-calls-wilbur-ross-a-‘grifter

US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, the former vice-chairman of Bank of Cyprus, is being accused of being a grifter, following allegations that he swindled associates out of millions...

3. Alexoui takes to Facebook after midnight search

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alexoui-takes-to-facebook-after-midnight-search

Police are taking a beating on social media following a midnight house search of a Nicosia businessman with suspected ties to illegal activities...

4. Drug case goes up in flames, literally

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/court-case-goes-up-in-flames-literally

Judges dismissed a case against two defendants in connection with drug related offences, siding with their defence attorney who argued the trial was unfair because a court fire had destroyed the evidence...

5. Man gets 15 years in Protaras deadly gang fight

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-15-years-in-protaras-deadly-gang-fight

A 22-year-old male was sentenced to 15 years for in connection with the killing of a man last year, following a day of fun in Protaras and an argument that later ensued...

6. Manafort lawyer blames Cyprus accounts on oligarchs

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/manafort-lawyer-blames-cyprus-accounts-on-oligarchs

Prosecutors described Paul Manafort as a “shrewd” liar and accused him of misleading his tax preparers, banks, and US authorities in claiming that secret accounts did not exist...

7. Man gets eight years for raping stepdaughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-eight-years-for-raping-stepdaughter

A 40-year-old Larnaca resident was sentenced to eight years for sexually assaulting his teenage step daughter who has a mental disorder...

8. Minister says ‘serious indications’ of arson behind deadly wildfire

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-says-‘serious-indications-of-arson-behind-deadly-wildfire

In what was seen as a bid Thursday to minimize the political cost of the natural disaster in eastern Attica, government officials did not rule out the possibility of arson....

9. Sarides arrested in Crete

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/sarides-arrested-in-crete

A dangerous and wanted man according to Cyprus police, Haris Sarides, was arrested Wednesday night by Greek authorities in Crete...

10. Boyfriend gets two years for incapacitating man over girlfriend

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/boyfriend-gets-two-years-for-incapacitating-man-over-girlfriend

A 24-year-old Russian national was sentenced to two years in prison for causing serious bodily harm to a 49-year-old male who was pursuing and kissing the younger man’s girlfriend...

11. Cypriot hacker stuck between a rock and a hard place

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-hacker-stuck-between-a-rock-and-a-hard-place

The future prospects of a 19-year-old Cypriot hacker are still unknown, as the FBI is seeking extradition to the US in connection with wire fraud and his lawyers are fighting to keep him in local courts...

12. Browder attorney in Cyprus rests his case

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/browder-s-attorney-in-cyprus-rests-his-case

Bill Browder’s attorney in Cyprus says the government and justice minister are complying with a request for judicial assistance in order to keep Russia happy...

13. Crime boss was shouting at dutiful cops

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/crime-boss-was-shouting-at-dutiful-cops

The police chief is reportedly perturbed over reports that a crime boss was lashing out at cops and cursing senior officials without them batting an eye...

14. Woman returns €10,000 she stole from breast cancer society

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-stole-€10-000-from-breast-cancer-society

An employee at the Europa Donna Cyprus, a breast cancer awareness society, was arrested for stealing over €10,000 from the charity...

15. Cypriot says British officers raped her in 1956

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-says-british-officers-raped-her-in-1956

More allegations are piling up in an ongoing case in the UK against British forces, who are accused of torture and even rape during the Greek Cypriot insurgency between 1955 and 1959...

16. Email phishing scams on the rise in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/email-phishing-scams-on-the-rise-in-cyprus

The police cybercrime unit is warning the public of a money extortion scheme, following complaints from people who recently received threatening emails...

17. Alexoui files complaint against police

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alexoui-files-complaint-against-police

Alexis ‘Alexoui’ Mavromichalis is out on bail and his lawyers are filing a complaint against the police, following a heated exchange he reportedly had with Nicosia’s police chief inspector prior to his release...

18. Alexoui back in jail for protesting search on friend

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/alexoui-back-in-jail-for-protesting-search-on-friend

Cops are not backing down in keeping up the pressure on the criminal underworld, which got Alexis ‘Alexoui’ Mavromichalis arrested Tuesday for protesting against a search on one of his friends in a public place...

19. Wanted man arrested in Limassol overnight raid

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/wanted-man-arrested-in-limassol-overnight-raid

Limassol police arrested 30-year-old Nikos Mezirides, who was wanted in connection with a series of criminal offences and was considered dangerous...

20. Co-op investigators can go as far back as they want

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/co-op-investigators-can-look-as-far-back-as-they-want

The newly-assigned co-op investigators, handpicked by the attorney general to look into the recent troubled past of the Cyprus Cooperative Bank, will have no time limits in what events they choose to examine...

21. Greece to extradite Georgian suspected crime boss to France

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greece-to-extradite-georgian-suspected-crime-boss-to-france

Greek authorities have agreed to extradite to France the Georgian suspected head of an international crime ring specializing in robberies and burglaries....

22. Nicosia court stunned in Interpol media leak trial

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-court-stunned-in-interpol-media-leak-trial

A state prosecutor could be held in contempt by a Nicosia court if she fails to hand over a criminal probe finding in connection with the leaking of Interpol information in the Ayia Napa mob killings of 2016...

23. Larnaca man gets 12 years for sodomising step daughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-man-gets-12-years-for-sodomising-step-daughter

A Larnaca man was sentenced behind closed doors to twelve years for sodomising his step daughter when she was just twelve years old...

24. Cyprus improves but more work needed to combat human trafficking

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-improves-but-more-work-needed-to-combat-human-trafficking

A US report on human trafficking has reinstated the Republic of Cyprus back to Tier 1, saying the country meets minimum standards while the situation in the north is a lot worse...

25. Suspects go to criminal trial in teen’s overdose death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/suspects-go-to-criminal-trial-in-teen-s-overdose-death

The three suspects in custody in the death of 18-year-old Ioannis Asikkis, who died from a drug overdose, will face a criminal trial, while a cafeteria owner is wanted by police in connection with the case...

26. Man gets seven years for sexually abusing wife’s daughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-seven-years-for-sexually-abusing-wife-s-daughter

A 50-year-old man was sentenced to seven years for sexually abusing his stepdaughter when she was between ages 10 and 15, which included forcing her to perform oral sex on him when she was a teen...

27. Bodyguards deported on public safety grounds

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bodyguards-deported-on-public-safety-grounds

Cyprus Immigration deported four security guards following an executive decision by Police Chief Zacharias Chrysostomou, while the usual suspects are facing repeated searches and charges ranging from illegal possession to unlawful security cameras...

28. Police in Kozani make large drug bust

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/police-in-kozani-make-large-drug-bust

Police in the northern Greek city of Kozani seized more than 200 kilograms of unrefined hash and arrested four men, according to authorities on Monday. ...

29. Prosecutor brings treason charges against extreme-right MP

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/prosecutor-brings-treason-charges-against-extreme-right-mp

A deputy Supreme Court prosecutor in Athens charged a lawmaker of extreme-right Golden Dawn with preparatory acts to commit treason, after he called for a military coup during a speech in parliament on Friday....

30. UK Court convicts Cypriot drug lord’s mother

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-court-convicts-cypriot-drug-lord-s-mother

A UK court has convicted a Cypriot woman, mother of a drug lord in Cyprus, of talking part in an illegal drug trafficking network by making trips around London to collect money on her son’s behalf...