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14 November, 2018
 

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1. Cyprus says migration system under pressure

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-minister-says-migration-system-under-pressure

Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides says Cyprus has exceeded its limits in the numbers of refugees flowing to the island, but he rejected a description in a German publication that drew parallels to the Lampedusa crisis...

2. Others ready to host kids, if Zygi won’t

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/others-ready-to-host-kids-if-zygi-won-t

Two communities have stepped up to the plate to signal their readiness to welcome refugee unaccompanied minors following recent protests in Zygi, but state officials insist on original location due to approved funding...

3. Refugees land in Tilliria region early morning

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/refugees-land-in-tilliria-region-early-morning

A group of refugees arrived in Cyprus on Wednesday morning in a coastal village in the Tilliria region of north-western Cyprus...

4. Syrian refugees picked up off Cape Greco

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-refugees-picked-up-off-cape-greco

A boat carrying seventeen people was spotted off Cape Greco on Monday, with reports suggesting they are all presumptive refugees from Syria...

5. Cyprus worried over migrants cheating the system

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-worried-over-migrants-cheating-the-system

The head of the anti-trafficking unit in Cyprus, Rita Superman, says some migrants know how to cheat the system citing past examples of child marriages from Syria and women falsely seeking human trafficking protections...

6. More Syrian refugees arrive from Lebanon

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/more-syrian-refugees-arrive-from-lebanon

An inflatable boat carrying 29 Syrian refugees reached Cape Greco on Friday, with Cyprus coast guard escorting them to a pier in Protaras...

7. United against racism Germans stage mass protest against far right

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/united-against-racism-germans-stage-mass-protest-against-far-right

8. Syrian refugees reach Cyprus safe and sound

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-refugees-reach-cyprus-safe-and-sound

An inflatable boat with twenty Syrian refugees on board arrived in Cyprus on Monday, following a two-day trip in the open sea that started in Lebanon...

9. Syrian refugees land north, head south

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-refugees-land-north-head-south

A boatload of Syrian refugees arrived in Cyprus on Sunday morning, with 34 asylum seekers reaching dry land in the north and then crossing over to the south....

10. More EU aid to Cyprus to help with migrant arrivals

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/more-eu-aid-to-cyprus-to-help-with-migrant-arrivals

11. More refugees arrive in Cyprus across the divide

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/more-refugees-arrive-in-cyprus-across-the-divide

Two boats with Syrian refugees reached Cypriot shores separately on Tuesday, with one ending up in the north and the other apprehended by Republic of Cyprus authorities in the south...

12. Child dies after Cyprus-bound boat capsizes

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-dies-after-cyprus-bound-boat-capsizes

A five year-old boy aboard a vessel, carrying dozens of Syrian refugees en route to Cyprus, drowned over the weekend off the coast of Lebanon, before the Lebanese army managed to rescue all the other passengers...

13. Another boatload of refugees reaches Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/another-boatload-of-refugees-reaches-cyprus

Over 30 migrants and refugees sailed to the Republic of Cyprus on Thursday, with state radars picking up their signal off the coast of Protaras just as Nicosia is challenging the European debate on migration...

14. EU migrant relocation mechanism needed says Anastasiades in Salzburg

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-migrant-relocation-mechanism-needed-says-anastasiades-in-salzburg

15. Tusk: EU must end migration blame game

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/tusk-eu-must-end-migration-blame-game

16. EU’s migration Commissioner in Nicosia for talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-s-migration-commissioner-in-nicosia-for-talks

The European Union’s top migration official is on a visit to the Republic of Cyprus, where he will hold discussions with a cabinet subcommittee on dealing with the influx of migrants and refugees...

17. OSCE praises Cyprus efforts to combat human trafficking

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/osce-praises-cyprus-efforts-to-combat-human-trafficking

Following the unprecedented disruption of a sex trafficking ring in Cyprus, OSCE’s Combating Trafficking in Human Beings praised the country for its progress in combating human trafficking and urged agencies to seek ways for even better coordination...

18. INTERVIEW WITH THE FRENCH MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/interview-with-the-french-minister-of-foreign-affairs

19. Latest boatload of refugees prompts Cabinet meeting

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/latest-boatload-of-refugees-prompts-cabinet-meeting

Twenty presumptive refugees, mainly women and children, arrived in the Republic of Cyprus on Monday, prompting a partial Cabinet meeting on Tuesday in the wake of recent undocumented arrivals...

20. Asylum seeker behind bars for multiple offences

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/asylum-seeker-behind-bars-for-multiple-offences

An asylum seeker is facing multiple charges following his arrest, when he pulled a knife during an argument at Kofinou Reception Center...

21. More refugees picked up in Nicosia and Paphos

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/more-refugees-picked-up-in-nicosia-and-paphos

About 30 refugees on foot were picked up in the last 24 hours in Nicosia and Paphos, with authorities trying to ascertain the circumstances under which they reached the Republic of Cyprus...

22. Court ruling stirs Turkey tension

http://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....

23. Turkish pilot could receive travel papers

http://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....

24. NGO says asylees can’t cope in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ngo-says-asylees-can-t-cope-in-cyprus

A human rights group is calling on authorities to do more to help asylum applicants in Cyprus, saying rules governing financial aid are “racist and inhuman” five years post economic crisis...

25. Refugees picked up along a Nicosia road

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/refugees-picked-up-along-a-nicosia-road

Over a dozen refugees were picked up Monday morning while walking along a rural area outside Nicosia, about nine kilometres west of the Kokkinotrimithia refugee camp...

26. Nicosia ups pressure on EU migration policy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-ups-pressure-on-eu-migration-policy

Nicosia is pushing for a single EU migration policy that would make refugee redistribution not only mandatory but also relative to population sizes of member states...

27. Cyprus extradites Egyptian hijacker

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-extradites-egyptian-hijacker

The lawyer of Egyptian hijacker Mostafa Emam, who was extradited by Cyprus authorities after he withdrew his case with the European Court of Human Rights, says her client gave up after succumbing to pressure in a Nicosia prison...

28. Greece agrees to return of asylum seekers, German gov't says

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greece-agrees-to-return-of-asylum-seekers-german-gov-t-says

The German government says Greece has agreed to take back migrants who apply for asylum there and later turn up at Germany's border with Austria....

29. Turks arrested in Evros given three-month suspended sentence

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turks-arrested-in-evros-given-three-month-suspended-sentence

Four Turkish nationals have been given a three-month suspended sentence after they were arrested Thursday in a restricted zone near the Greek-Turkish border in the Evros region....

30. Four arrested after entering forbidden area near Turkish border

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/four-arrested-after-entering-forbidden-area-near-turkish-border

Four Turkish nationals appeared Friday before a prosecutor in Orestiada, northeastern Greece, after being arrested Thursday in a forbidden military area in Evros, the river border separating Greece from Turkey....