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23 July, 2018
 

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1. Cyprus honours Noratlas dead

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-honours-noratlas-dead

The president is attending on Friday the unveiling ceremony of a Greek Noratlas aircraft replica, which has been assembled at Makedonitissa military cemetery in Nicosia to honour the fallen...

2. Greek Cypriot journalists reject bicommunal glossary

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-cypriot-journalists-reject-bicommunal-glossary

The Cyprus Journalists Union has rejected a controversial bicommunal glossary, saying it acknowledges the good faith effort behind the project while finding the results unacceptable...

3. 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...

4. Browder case in Cyprus pushed back another week

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/browder-case-in-cyprus-pushed-back-another-week

The Bill Browder case had been pushed back for another week due to a scheduling conflict with his defence attorney, with a Nicosia judge setting a new hearing date for July 18...

5. Woman who pleasured autistic man faces trial

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-who-pleasured-autistic-man-faces-trial

A homecare worker from Thailand, who is being accused of lewd acts against a man with autism, is asking for a lawyer to defend herself in court against assault charges and video footage...

6. Bulgarian driver pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bulgarian-driver-pleads-guilty-to-involuntary-manslaughter

The driver who caused a fatal accident in Larnaca killing a 5-year-old girl has pleaded guilty to charges including involuntary manslaughter and will be sentenced next week...

7. 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...

8. Senators add more roadblocks to Turkey’s F35 deal

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/senators-add-more-roadblocks-to-turkey-s-f35-deal

US senators are turning up the pressure over the F35 fighter jet sale to Turkey, with new restriction proposals that could possibly make the delivery of the stealth warplanes more difficult...

9. Missing Limassol woman found

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/missing-limassol-woman-found

A 59-year-old woman, who went missing two days ago in Limassol, has been found safe and sound...

10. Nicosia keeps Israeli pier request on the down-low

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-keeps-israeli-pier-on-the-down-low

Nicosia is handling with kid gloves the possibility of Israelis operating a dock in Cyprus, where they would be able to monitor humanitarian aid going into Gaza...

11. Deal of the Century could include Israeli jetty in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/deal-of-the-century-could-include-israeli-jetty-in-cyprus

Israel wants to build a jetty in Cyprus where it can inspect humanitarian aid to Gaza, with sources pointing to serious interest on the part of the Israelis but no deal as of yet...

12. Former judge points fingers at the establishment

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/former-judge-points-fingers-at-the-establishment

Former ECHR judge Loukis Loucaides says police abuse and corruption are part of a systemic problem in Cyprus that cannot change until those at the top who hold political office stand up and follow the letter of the law...

13. 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...

14. UK minister visits Cyprus to touch base

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-minister-visits-cyprus-to-touch-base

British Minister of State for the Armed Forces Mark Lancaster is on a two day visit on the island to help strengthen defence cooperation between his country and the Republic of Cyprus...

15. Suspects remain in custody in drug overdose death

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/suspects-remain-in-custody-in-drug-overdose-death

The Limassol District Court renewed the remand of three suspects in connection with the death of 18-year-old Ioannis Asikkis, who died from a drug overdose last week...

16. US Senate votes to block F-35 deal to Turkey

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-senate-votes-to-block-f-35-deal-to-turkey

US senators voted overwhelmingly to block the sale of F-35 jet fighters to Turkey on Monday, while Lockheed Martin says it expects to deliver planes before the bill could become law...

17. 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....

18. 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...

19. Couple in money fraud case suddenly off the hook

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/couple-in-money-fraud-case-suddenly-off-the-hook

A married couple accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of euro from bank safe deposit boxes is off the hook after a state prosecutor failed to file charges against them properly....

20. KISA sees institutional racism in ham and pasta arrest

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kisa-sees-institutional-racism-in-ham-and-pasta-arrest

Human rights group KISA is pointing to institutional racism over the recent arrest of an asylum-seeker and single mother on theft charges, calling for an investigation into how state authorities treat refugees who are vulnerable members of society...

21. Paphos mayor issues warning to police

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-mayor-issues-warning-to-police

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos has levelled new accusations against Cyprus police, pointing to a prison inmate abuse with hot water that was not reported as well as saying he has evidence that cops knew about secret drone operations while dismissing his allegations on the matter...

22. Cyprus defence minister pays a visit to Israel

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-defence-minister-pays-a-visit-to-israel

Cyprus Defence Minister Savas Angelides is heading to Israel on his first official visit, where he will meet with his counterpart to discuss military training cooperation between the two countries...

23. Cyprus dismisses reports on NATO scenarios

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-dismisses-nato-scenarios

Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides says the Republic of Cyprus is not seeking membership into NATO or Partnership for Peace, reiterating that issues of security and defence are discussed inline with EU membership...

24. 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...

25. Cypriot mother-son duo involved in illegal drug entreprise

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-mother-son-duo-involved-in-illegal-drug-entreprise

Two Cypriots, mother and son, are involved in a case of international illegal drug trafficking, with UK authorities saying the woman in London was making trips to collect money on her son’s behalf...

26. Trial of ex deputy police chief can go forward

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trial-of-ex-deputy-police-chief-can-go-forward

The Supreme Court has ruled that an independent report should be handed over to the defence team of the former deputy chief of police, who is facing charges in connection with the leaking of information in the Ayia Napa mob killings of 2016...

27. Akaki Peristerona road closes due to stormy weather

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/akaki-peristerona-road-closes-due-to-stormy-weather

The Peristerona – Akaki road is closed due to strong winds and heavy rain that have affected the area earlier on Tuesday, causing water and muddy puddles along the way...

28. 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...

29. UK soldiers ‘horrifically tortured children’ during EOKA struggle

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/uk-soldiers-‘horrifically-tortured-children-during-eoka-struggle

British soldiers allegedly tortured Greek Cypriots by stubbing cigarettes out on their rectums, simulating executions and using a metal contraption that caused eyes to bleed, High Court papers have revealed...

30. Turkish aircraft violate Greek airspace 28 times

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-aircraft-violate-greek-airspace-28-times

Greek and Turkish fighter jets engaged in a dogfight on Wednesday after Turkish aircraft violated Greek airspace 28 times in sections of the northeastern, central and southeastern Aegean....