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13 July, 2020


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1. Turkish court rules to let Hagia Sophia return as mosque

2. Divided Cyprus reacts to Hagia Sophia

Cyprus has weighed in on Turkey’s controversial decision to allow Muslim prayer inside Hagia Sophia, with different reactions across the divided island and amid reports of nuanced differences in President Erdogan's statements in two different languages...

3. US ambassador sees opportunities in Cyprus

US Ambassador to Nicosia Judy Garber says the pandemic aftermath in Cyprus could be seen as an opportunity for the island, praising officials for managing the crisis and calling the country a “fantastic place for people” to do business...

4. Hagia Sophia mosque conversion verdict expected within 15 days, says report

A verdict on whether Hagia Sophia in Istanbul will be converted into a mosque is to be issued within 15 days, Turkey’s Daily Sabah reported Thursday....

5. Prince Charles and Camilla to visit Cyprus in March

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will be flying over to Cyprus for their first joint official visit, to take place from March 18 until March 21, the British High Commission announced on Tuesday....

6. Structural support work begins on historic 'Spitfire' coffeeshop

Cleaning and structural support work has begun on the iconic but dilapidated Spitfire coffeeshop located on the Green Line, at the Paphos Gate area of the Nicosia walls, the Nicosia municipality announced on Wednesday....

7. Nicosia walls literally coming down

A conservation group has slammed authorities in the north over the partial collapse of the Guerini Bastion, saying it had warned about the conditions of the Nicosia medieval walls but nobody took them seriously...

8. Britain says Iran attempted to block its oil tanker

Three Iranian vessels tried to block the passage of a British ship through the Strait of Hormuz but withdrew after warnings from a British warship, the British government said on Thursday. ...

9. Roman shipwreck discovered off Protaras

The Department of Antiquities announced on Thursday the discovery of a Roman era shipwreck off the coast of Cyprus. ...

10. Paphos hamam and minaret restored

11. A tear for Notre Dame

12. Europe unites after fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral

13. Cyprus and Lebanon to negotiate natural gas agreement

14. Cyprus - UK ties reaffirmed at Buckingham Palace

15. Two ‘shipwreck hunters’ arrested in Larnaca‘shipwreck-hunters-arrested-in-larnaca

Cyprus police have arrested two foreign nationals in connection with a suspected illegal search for antiquities underwater...

16. Tsipras visits Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

17. Greek parliament approves historic Macedonia name deal

18. Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots team up to clean Agios Panteleimon (Video)

19. Explain this to an outsider

Andreas Paraschos writes about the state of impunity in Cyprus, where private citizens, the media, and politicians all beat around the bush on issues of impunity that are spectacularly clear to outsiders...

20. Repairing churches and mosques for 10 years

21. Volunteers to help restore Agios Panteleimonas Monastery

22. Technical Committee restores two more monuments in Famagusta

23. EU Commission earmarks €34.5 million for Turkish Cypriots€34-5-million-for-turkish-cypriots

24. Who wants to be Britain's next prime minister?

25. EU, UNDP plant 2,500 trees in Amiantos to offset carbon emissions

26. Wanted - Scientist to feature on Britain's new 50 pound note

27. Conference to shed light on city’s buffer zone

Nicosia will host the 5th Anniversary Conference of the 7 Most Endangered programme, in an effort to mobilise efforts to save Europe’s most threatened monuments and heritage sites...

28. Turkish Cypriot religious leader supports return of icons held in Kyrenia castle to Church of Cyprus

29. Kakopetria 2nd Spoon Sweet Festival

Autumn is just around the corner and if you are looking for amazing sweet fruit preserves this weekend, then look no further because you can taste great spoon sweets in Kakopetria this Sunday...

30. Indian President speaks of shared values with Cyprus

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind addressed on Monday the House of Representatives plenary in the presence of Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and spoke of the shared values and deep relations between Cyprus and India...