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1. Five arrested near buffer zone

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/five-arrested-near-buffer-zone

Five people were arrested on Wednesday near the buffer zone after a car seen in the Potamia area was flagged down by police...

2. Illegal migrant arrivals fall but stronger borders needed, says Frontex chief

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/illegal-migrant-arrivals-fall-but-stronger-borders-needed-says-frontex-chief

The number of illegal migrants entering the European Union fell sharply for the third year in a row in 2018 but arrivals remain high and stronger border controls are needed, the head of the EU's border control agency Frontex said Wednesday....

3. Merkel expresses support for reform effort, Prespes deal

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/merkel-expresses-support-for-reform-effort-prespes-deal

On her first visit to Athens in four years, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday expressed her support for the Prespes name deal as well as Greece’s ongoing economic reform efforts, saying the country was entering a new phase....

4. Refugees reach Cyprus in poor weather

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/refugees-reach-cyprus-in-poor-weather

A total of 31 Syrian refugees managed to reach Cyprus on Tuesday early morning, despite cold weather and poor conditions at sea...

5. Refugee boat capsizes off Cyprus, one rescued

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A single survivor was picked up by an American ship on Thursday evening, while seven other refugees from Syria are thought dead after their boat capsized Thursday northeast of Cape Greco...

6. United States - Greece strategic dialogue joint statement

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/united-states-greece-strategic-dialogue-joint-statement

7. Syrian refugees reach northwestern Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-refugees-reach-northwestern-cyprus

Eight undocumented refugees reached Cypriot shores on Sunday morning, while authorities are dealing with two different accounts of how they reached the island....

8. Cyprus says migration system under pressure

https://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...

9. Watch video of Trump clashing with CNN's Jim Acosta

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/watch-video-of-trump-clashing-with-cnn-s-jim-acosta

10. In setback for Trump Democrats seize US House control

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/in-setback-for-trump-democrats-seize-us-house-control

11. Cyprus worried over migrants cheating the system

https://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...

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

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

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

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

14. More refugees arrive in Cyprus across the divide

https://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...

15. Another boatload of refugees reaches Cyprus

https://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...

16. EU migrant relocation mechanism needed says Anastasiades in Salzburg

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

17. Tusk: EU must end migration blame game

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

18. Avramopoulos: Cyprus is not alone on Migration

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/avramopoulos-cyprus-is-not-alone-on-migration

19. EU’s migration Commissioner in Nicosia for talks

https://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...

20. Cyprus to take initiative on EU migration policy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-to-take-initiative-on-eu-migration-policy

Cyprus will be stepping up measures to address a recent increase in the flow of refugees and undocumented migrants to the island nation, including putting heads together with other Mediterranean countries...

21. Lesvos memorial to drowned refugees destroyed

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lesvos-memorial-to-drowned-refugees-destroyed

A memorial on the Aegean island of Lesvos erected in memory of the hundreds of migrants and refugees who have perished while attempting the crossing from Turkey to Greece and the European Union has been destroyed by vandals....

22. Latest boatload of refugees prompts Cabinet meeting

https://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...

23. Fresh calls for migrants to be moved from Aegean islands

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fresh-calls-for-migrants-to-be-moved-from-aegean-islands

Authorities on the eastern Aegean islands have renewed calls on the central government to relocate hundreds of migrants to the mainland as their population on Lesvos, Chios and Samos has risen to 16,334 from 10,349 this time last year. ...

24. Nicosia ups pressure on EU migration policy

https://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...

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

https://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....

26. Britain’s Cypriot dialect under pressure

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-s-cypriot-dialect-under-pressure

London, 1990. Six-year old Skevi, of Cypriot background, was late for class at her Greek community school, which left her unable to find somewhere to sit....

27. The solitary third age of Greek Australians

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/the-solitary-third-age-of-greek-australians

Thirty-three-year-old Dimitra will lock her door tomorrow morning and breathe in the chilly Melbourne air. ...

28. Pace of migrant arrivals in Greece via land from Turkey quickens

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pace-of-migrant-arrivals-in-greece-via-land-from-turkey-quickens

More than 10,000 migrants and refugees arrived in Greece from Turkey through the northern Evros river crossing in the first half of 2018, a non governmental organisation said on Thursday, a quicker pace of arrivals compared to 2017....

29. EU leaders under pressure to curb migration

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-leaders-under-pressure-to-curb-migration

European Union leaders meet in Brussels on Thursday to agree new measures to restrict arrivals across the Mediterranean as growing popular discontent over immigration puts pressure on governments from Germany to Italy....

30. Nicosia helps refugees gain better skills

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-helps-refugees-gain-better-skills

Nineteen refugees, migrants, and asylum seekers came together in Strovolos on Sunday, as part of the “Colourful Societies” programme that helps foreigners integrate socially and gain job skills...

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