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1. Leak trial of ex deputy police chief up in the air

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/leak-trial-of-ex-deputy-police-chief-up-in-the-air

The trial of former deputy police chief Andreas Kyriacou, who is accused of leaking confidential documents, is up in the air after a court deadline last week came and went...

2. Security Council expected to renew UNFICYP

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unsc-expected-to-renew-unficyp-despite-pressure

Despite pressure to cut back on peacekeeping missions worldwide, it appears the UN Security Council will most likely vote to renew UNFICYP in Cyprus for another six months...

3. Russian tiger plane steals the show in Larnaca

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-tiger-plane-steals-the-show-in-larnaca

A plane with the majestic face of a Siberian tiger landed at Larnaca International Airport on Sunday, known around the world for raising awareness for the protection of the Amur Tiger...

4. Erdogan plans visit to north Nicosia

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/erdogan-plans-visit-to-north-nicosia

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will visit Turkish Cypriots in north Nicosia on July 9, marking his first trip overseas following his victory in a watershed election...

5. 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...

6. Cyprus sounding neighbours out over Israeli pier

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-sounding-neighbours-out-over-israeli-pier

Israel has asked Cyprus to examine the possibility of establishing a shipping point on the island for sending goods to the Gaza Strip, a Cypriot government spokesman said this week...

7. 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...

8. G.A.P. Vassilopoulos Group strikes a deal with UPS

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/g-a-p-vassilopoulos-group-strikes-a-deal-with-ups

G.A.P. VASSILOPOULOS Group has entered into an agreement to be the authorized service contractor for UPS in Cyprus as of July 1st 2018...

9. Fig Tree popular with Instagrammers

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fig-tree-popular-with-instagramers

Fig Tree Bay is among the most photographed beaches in the world on Instagram, with the Cypriot sandy shoreline with crystal clear waters ranked at number 20 globally...

10. Paphos airport wins accessibility award

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/paphos-airport-wins-accessibility-award

Paphos International Airport has won an award for being the most accessible airport in Europe during this week’s Airports Council International conference in Brussels...

11. Nicosia says US-North Korea agreement 'absolutely positive development'

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-says-us-north-korea-agreement-absolutely-positive-development

Nicosia has described the agreement between the United States and North Korea as an “absolutely impressive development” adding that better international relations can benefit Cyprus and the whole world...

12. Denuclearisation agreement seen as symbolic

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/denuclearisation-agreement-seen-as-symbolic

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula while Washington committed to provide security guarantees for its old enemy...

13. State doctors up in arms over medical school bill

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/state-doctors-up-in-arms-over-medical-school

State doctors are once again speaking out against government efforts that would create proper medical schools in state public hospitals, with union representatives warning to take action...

14. Trump and Kim shake hands in Singapore

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-and-kim-shake-hands-in-singapore

US President Donald Trump said a historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday had gone “better than anybody could have expected”, and they would sign a document following talks on ways to end a nuclear standoff on the Korean peninsula...

15. State sides with hospital refusing to transport obese patient

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/government-sides-with-hospital-refusing-to-transport-obese-patient

The Health Ministry addressed reports that medics refused to transport an obese patient, clarifying that the incident took place due to lack of bariatric ambulances in public hospitals...

16. Ecumenical Patriarch on ‘green’ offensive

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ecumenical-patriarch-on-‘green-offensive

Ecumenical Patriarch Vartholomaios, the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians, inaugurated an international environmental conference on the island of Spetses, southwest of Athens, on Wednesday....

17. Turkish aid to north comes to 430 million

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/turkish-aid-to-north-comes-to-430-million

The Turkish Cypriot economy is expected to get a boost from Turkish aid in 2018, with approximately €430 million being spent in different areas of the self-declared state in the north...

18. Cyprus to undertake coordinating, regional role in addressing climate change

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-to-undertake-coordinating-regional-role-in-addressing-climate-change

Cyprus, a country heavily affected by Climate Change, will be faced with more intense heat waves, droughts and perhaps even new diseases, Professor Costas Papanikolas, President of the Cyprus Institute (CyI) has told CNA, stressing the importance of the International Conference on Climate Change, organised recently by CyI, as well as the primary regional role of the Institute....

19. Cyprus gains on importance in satellite services sector

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-gains-on-importance-in-satellite-services-sector

Cyprus is gaining on importance in the field of space technology services, as in recent years it has granted ten licenses to organizations to launch telecommunication satellites, using the space that Cyprus secures through the UN International Telecommunication Union....

20. There is still hope for Cyprus to host Eurovision 2019

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/there-is-still-hope-for-cyprus-to-host-eurovision-2019

Despite being the first runner-up in this year’s Eurovision song contest, there appears to be a small chance that Cyprus could still be the host next year due to political and security concerns in Israel...

21. Greeks control 20% of global merchant fleet

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/greeks-control-20-of-global-merchant-fleet

Greek shipping remains a global leader, controlling 20 percent of the global fleet in deadweight tons (dwt), according to the Union of Greek Shipowners’ annual report for 2017-18...

22. Search for 'lost brides' of Cyprus digs up painful past

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/search-for-lost-brides-of-cyprus-digs-up-painful-past

Those who witnessed it said a sobbing Fetine Menish had to be physically dragged by each arm to meet her fate; the 14-year-old was being married off to a Palestinian merchant searching Cyprus for a suitable Muslim wife to take back home...

23. Senator introduces bill to end US arms embargo on Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/senator-introduces-bill-to-end-us-arms-embargo-on-cyprus

Robert Menendez, a top Democrat in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, has introduced a bill to end the Cyprus arms embargo enforced by Washington since 1987...

24. Ireland votes in 'once-in-a-generation' abortion referendum

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ireland-votes-in-once-in-a-generation-abortion-referendum

Ireland began voting on Friday in an abortion referendum that could be a milestone on a path of change in a country that, only two decades ago, was one of Europe’s most socially conservative...

25. Film producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/film-producer-weinstein-to-surrender-on-sex-assault-charges

Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to authorities in New York on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood’s most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said....

26. Mediterranean diet is falling out of favour with southern Europeans

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/life/mediterranean-diet-is-falling-out-of-favour-with-southern-europeans

Recent data found that in Italy, Cyprus, Spain, Malta, Greece and San Marino, one in five boys were obese...

27. British Bases dismiss allegations over casino hold up

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/british-bases-dismiss-allegations-over-casino-hold-up

The British Bases say they are not putting obstacles in the path of a building permit application for the casino resort in Limassol, responding to local reports about a hold up due to an environmental impact assessment...

28. Yulia Skripal: Attempted assassination turned my world upside down

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/yulia-skripal-attempted-assassination-turned-my-world-upside-down

Yulia Skripal survived an assassination attempt that UK authorities blame on Russia. But the daughter of one of Russia’s most famous spies says she wants to return to her country “in the longer term”, despite the poisoning...

29. Mueller probes PSY Group’s money flow into Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mueller-probes-psy-group-s-money-flow-into-cyprus

US Special Counsel Robert Mueller is turning his attention to Cyprus and bank records of an Israeli-based firm that worked together with Cambridge Analytica to boost election chances for President Donald Trump...

30. Spaniard Emery named as new Arsenal manager

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spaniard-emery-named-as-new-arsenal-manager

Arsenal named Spaniard Unai Emery as their first new manager for 22 years on Wednesday following Arsene Wenger’s departure at the end of the last campaign...