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1. Pence urges Erdogan to halt operation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pence-urges-erdogan-to-halt-operation

US Vice President Mike Pence met President Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey on Thursday on a mission to persuade him to halt an offensive against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria, but Turkish officials said the action would continue regardless...

2. Last straw as Johnson heads to Brussels

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/last-straw-as-johnson-heads-to-brussels

European Union leaders’ two-day summit in Brussels starting on Thursday will be dominated by last-gasp efforts to seal a deal on Britain’s exit from the bloc despite a raft of other pressing issues, from the crisis in the Middle East to the bloc’s budget...

3. Syria moves troops to confront Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syria-moves-troops-to-confront-turkey

The Syrian army will deploy along the length of the border with Turkey in an agreement with the Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria to help repel a Turkish offensive, the Kurdish-led administration said on Sunday...

4. Trump hopes to mediate between Turkey and Kurds

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-hopes-to-mediate-between-turkey-and-kurds

US President Donald Trump has put three options on the table for US action following heavy criticism and worldwide condemnation of Turkey’s military offensive in Syria...

5. Cypriot president: Turkish offensive ‘unjustified’

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-president-calls-turkish-offensive-‘unlawful-and-arbitrary

President Nicos Anastasiades has described the Turkish military offensive in Syria as “unlawful and arbitrary"...

6. Turkey launches ground offensive in Syria

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-launches-ground-offensive-in-syria

Turkey and its Syrian rebel allies have launched their military operation into northeastern Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, adding that the offensive aimed to eliminate a “terror corridor” along the southern Turkish border...

7. Pompeo opts for diplomacy over Cyprus EEZ

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pompeo-opts-for-diplomavy-over-cyprus-eez

The new defense deal signed between Athens and Washington will contribute to Greece’s security, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Kathimerini in a recent interview, while staying firm on diplomatic efforts regarding Cyprus' EEZ...

8. The only settlement option left

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-only-settlement-option-left

Workers in Chicago got their eight-hour day in 1888, followed by decades of labour strife but also drawbacks due to war that eventually made way for working people in the wake of the new century to enjoy a comfortable standard, with living wages and a good standard of living at least in the developed countries...

9. Motive behind tanker attacks unclear

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/motive-behind-tanker-attacks-unclear

10. Don’t mess with the US Congress

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/don-t-mess-with-the-us-congress

11. The Israeli elections and Greece

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-israeli-elections-and-greece

12. French fighter jets fly over Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/french-fighter-jets-fly-over-cyprus

13. Death toll at New Zealand mosques rises to 49

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/death-toll-at-new-zealand-mosques-rises-to-49

14. RAF Tornados leave Cyprus for the last time

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/raf-tornados-leave-cyprus-for-the-last-time

All RAF Tornado GR4s that were based in Cyprus and took part in operations against the Islamic State have left Cyprus to return home in the UK...

15. Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Kurds

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-threatens-turkey-with-economic-devastation-if-it-attacks-syrian-kurd-militia

16. Erdogan refuses to meet with Bolton

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/erdogan-refuses-to-meet-with-bolton

17. How Trump's phone call to Erdogan changed the Syrian war

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/how-trump-s-phone-call-to-erdogan-changed-the-syrian-war

18. US retreats from Syria as Trump rebuffs top advisers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-retreats-from-syria-as-trump-rebuffs-top-advisers

19. Pentagon warns against Turkish military action in Syria

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pentagon-warns-against-turkish-military-action-in-syria

20. Gunman kills three in Strasbourg Christmas market

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/gunman-kills-three-in-strasbourg-christmas-market

21. Islamic State claims responsibility for Melbourne attack

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/islamic-state-claims-responsibility-for-melbourne-attack

22. Greece to continue importing oil from Iran

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/greece-to-continue-importing-oil-from-iran

Greece will continue to import oil from Iran after it was – along with seven other countries – granted a temporary exemption from the sanctions Washington re-imposed on the Islamic republic on Monday....

23. US reimposes oil and financial sanctions against Iran

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-reimposes-oil-and-financial-sanctions-against-iran

24. Turkish court sentences Cypriot jihadist

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-court-sentences-cypriot-jihadist

A Londoner of Cypriot origin and his wife have been sentenced to six years and three months in Turkey after they were convicted on terrorism charges...

25.  Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nobel-peace-prize-awarded-to-denis-mukwege-and-nadia-murad-for-their-efforts-to-end-the-use-of-sexual-violence-as-a-weapon-of-war

26. Cypriot jihadist facing extradition to Guantanamo

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-jihadist-facing-extradition-to-guantanamo

The US government is requesting for the “Beatles of ISIS” squad, one of them of Cypriot origin, to be moved to Guantanamo Bay, a move that could p[ossibly make them eligible for the death penalty...

27. Court ruling stirs Turkey tension

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/court-ruling-stirs-turkey-tension

Greek-Turkish relations took a turn for the worse on Wednesday, with the Turkish Foreign Ministry and other senior officials accusing Athens of violating the Geneva Convention and of protecting terrorists....

28. Turkish pilot could receive travel papers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-pilot-could-receive-travel-papers

Suleyman Ozkaynakci, the Turkish serviceman who piloted the helicopter in which he and seven other Turkish officers fled to Greece following Turkey’s failed coup in 2016, could be eligible to receive travel documents, according to the decision in May by the Council of State to grant him asylum....

29. President fires back at critics over UN document

https://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...

30. Man kills passerby and two police officers in Belgium

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-kills-passerby-and-two-police-officers-in-belgium

A gunman killed two police officers and a passer-by on Tuesday before being shot dead in the center of the Belgian city of Liege, public broadcaster RTBF said on its website and authorities said terrorism could not be ruled out as a motive...

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