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1. Ties with Moscow under strain after Athens expels diplomats

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ties-with-moscow-under-strain-after-athens-expels-diplomats

The outlook for bilateral ties between Greece and Russia was unclear on Wednesday amid tensions prompted by Greece’s decision to expel two Russian diplomats who are alleged to have sought to intervene in domestic affairs and national security....

2. Lute on the move

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lute-on-the-move

UN special envoy Jane Holl Lute is reportedly on the move, with sources learning that she is expected to meet with President Nicos Anastasiasdes on July 23 during her tour to Nicosia, Athens, and Ankara...

3. Spehar holds separate meetings with Cypriot leaders

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spehar-holds-separate-meetings-with-cypriot-leaders

Elizabeth Spehar is laying the groundwork with separate meetings with the two Cypriot leaders, just weeks prior to UN special envoy Jane Holl Lute’s visit to the island...

4. Turkey gives Jane Lute the nod

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-gives-jane-lute-the-nod

Jane Holl Lute is expected to be named the next special UN envoy to Cyprus, signaling the start of a new effort that could lead to peace talks...

5. 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...

6. 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...

7. UN sending envoy to Cyprus for consultations

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-sending-envoy-to-cyprus-for-consultations

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is sending a special envoy to Cyprus in the coming weeks, hoping to get crystal clear views from both sides in order to assess whether or not a new push for peace is possible...

8. President downplays reports on UN envoy July visit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-plays-down-reports-on-un-envoy-july-visit

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades dismissed reports in the Greek Cypriot press regarding a possible UN envoy visit in July, clarifying the UN Secretariat has only asked whether he would consent to a new UN special envoy...

9. UN sounds out both sides on July envoy visit

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-sounds-out-both-sides-on-july-envoy-visit

It appears that the United Nations have sounded out both sides in Cyprus regarding a UN special envoy, but sources say it is still unclear whether Turkey gave the nod...

10. UN special envoy on Cyprus after some things happen politically

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-special-envoy-on-cyprus-after-some-things-happen-politically

There is a school of thought in the UN Secretariat about the next steps on Cyprus, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN and President of the UN Security Council Vassily Nebenzia has said....

11. Greece, FYROM name dispute talks narrow, intensify, says UN envoy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greece-fyrom-name-dispute-talks-narrow-intensify-says-un-envoy

Talks to resolve a decades-old dispute between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) over the latter’s name have narrowed, and ministers will continue negotiations in Brussels, United Nations envoy Matthew Nimetz said on Friday....

12. Cyprus peace talks in limbo until after Turkey elections

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-peace-talks-in-limbo-until-after-turkey-elections

Negotiations for a solution of the Cyprus problem will not resume before the Turkish elections, which are scheduled for June 24, Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias said...

13. President urges Turkish Cypriots to choose their own destiny

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-urges-turkish-cypriots-to-choose-their-own-destiny

President Nicos Anastasiades says he is ready to resume talks for a Cyprus settlement, on the basis of the framework submitted by the UN Secretary-General António Guterres last July 4...

14. Elusive peace grows more remote with Jerusalem embassy move

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/elusive-mideast-peace-grows-more-remote-with-jerusalem-embassy-move

The move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, coupled with the killings of dozens of Palestinian protesters , makes the odds of a U.S.-brokered peace even more remote, analysts said....

15. Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza protests as anger mounts over US Embassy

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israeli-forces-kill-dozens-in-gaza-protests-as-anger-mounts-over-us-embassy

Israeli forces killed at least 41 Palestinians along the Gaza border on Monday, health officials said, as demonstrators streamed to the frontier on the day the United States prepared to open its embassy in Jerusalem...

16. UN frustrated over Turkey stalling on envoy to Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-frustrated-over-turkey-stalling-on-envoy-to-cyprus

Ankara’s reluctance to give the green light for the arrival of Jane Holl Lute in Cyprus, as the Secretary-General’s personal envoy to probe the potential resumption of settlement talks is causing frustration at the United Nations...

17. US committed to preserving Cyprus peacekeeping

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-committed-to-preserving-cyprus-peacekeeping

Jonathan Cohen, the nominated Deputy Representative of the United States to the UN, vowed to preserve the UN Peace Keeping Force in Cyprus...

18. Cypriot leaders test each other's readiness for talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-leaders-test-each-other-s-readiness-for-talks

The two Cypriots leaders are opening their cards this week in a very public way, with one calling on the other to demonstrate readiness to restart peace talks in what some describe as a politically difficult period...

19. Israel says Iran lied on nuclear arms, pressures US to scrap deal

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israel-says-iran-lied-on-nuclear-arms-pressures-us-to-scrap-deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled what he said was evidence of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons program that could step up pressure on the United States to pull out of a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran...

20. Crunch year as Cyprus bids to become regional energy player

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/crunch-year-in-cyprus-bid-to-become-regional-energy-player

Cyprus is ramping up efforts to become a regional energy player with 2018 seen as a critical year in deciding where it stands, Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides said in an exclusive interview with Kathimerini...

21. Understanding Kim: Madman or misunderstood

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/understanding-kim-madman-or-misunderstood

US intelligence experts are trying to build a profile of Kim Jong Un to give Trump a competitive edge in one of the most consequential summits since the Cold War...

22. Cyprus anticipating UN moves to end talks deadlock

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-anticipating-un-moves-to-end-talks-deadlock

Forthcoming elections in Turkey and tensions in the wider region have complicated the matter further...

23. UN official DiCarlo may have to pick up the pieces in Cyprus

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/un-official-dicarlo-may-have-to-pick-up-the-pieces-in-cyprus

There is a possibility the UN Secretary General will send a personal envoy in order to examine the chances of resuming talks...

24. Leaders ponder next steps after dinner date failure

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/leaders-uncommitted-after-dinner-date

There was no breakthrough apart from the leaders not excluding any new moves from the UN...

25. Trump vows quick response to suspected chemical attack in Syria

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-vows-quick-response-to-suspected-chemical-attack-in-syria

Initial US assessments have been unable to determine conclusively what materials were used in the attack...

26. China says North Korea committed to denuclearization

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/china-says-north-korea-commitment-to-denuclearization

North Korea is willing to talk with the United States and hold a summit between the two countries...

27. Nicosia will not follow EU and expel Russians

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-will-not-follow-eu-and-expel-russian

Cyprus is among the 14 EU countries that will not take such measures...

28. EU backs Britain in blaming Russia for spy attack

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-backs-britain-in-blaming-russia-for-spy-attack

The show of support from the EU, at a time when Britain is grappling with its departure from the bloc, will boost Prime Minister Theresa May...

29. Athens, Skopje play down name row before ministers meet

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/athens-skopje-play-down-name-row-before-ministers-meet

Greece sent draft proposals to the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) for settling a decades-old name dispute, drawing a cautiously positive response from Skopje two days before their foreign ministers meet....

30. President tells US official he is ready for Cyprus talks

http://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/but-he-is-waiting-for-a-response-from-the-turkish-cypriots

The President highlighted the reasons why talks collapsed in Switzerland last year...