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22 July, 2019


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1. US removes Turkey from F-35 program after Russian missile purchase

The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet programme, a move long threatened and expected after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defence system last week. ...

2. Trump says 'not fair' that U.S. can't sell F-35s to Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday it is “not fair” to either Turkey or the United States that Washington cannot sell Ankara billions of dollars worth of F-35 fighter jets after it bought a Russian air defense system...

3. US Congressional Delegation visits Cyprus

A 9-member bipartisan delegation of the U.S. House of Representatives, headed by Ted Deutch (D-FL), the Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, visited Cyprus this weekend....

4. Playing with fire

The emerging crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean over Turkey’s drilling activities in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) raise the prospect of an open Greco-Turkish conflict to a level higher than anytime since the Imia crisis...

5. Genius or joker?

Loose cannon or influential statesman - what kind of British prime minister would Boris Johnson make on the world stage? Judging by his time as foreign secretary, possibly both...

6. Demetris Christofias gets final farewell

The people of Cyprus bid on Tuesday farewell to former president Demetris Christofias, with a state funeral taking place in the afternoon at the Holy Church of God’s Wisdom...

7. UK F35 jets fly first sorties out of Cyprus

The UK’s newest and most advanced generation of fighter jet, the Lightning F-35B, has completed its first operational missions to Syria and Iraq, as part of the ongoing fight against Daesh, following a successful training period in Cyprus, UK Defence Secretary, Penny Mordaunt said during a visit she paid to the British Bases in Cyprus....

8. Motive behind tanker attacks unclear

9. Sixteen years on, frustration with Ankara resurfaces

10. Over the coming weeks

Andreas Paraschos tries to read between the lines following statements in Washington regarding a little bit more action over the next few weeks and months...

11. Palmer: Ankara has been repeatedly advised to change course

12. Greek-American leaders: AKEL's Kyprianou wrong about US' east Med policy

13. Garber: US deeply concerned by Turkey's intention to drill off Cyprus

14. It takes two to tango US official says

15. British PM opposes Turkey’s planned drilling activities

16. Trump’s bimonthly report on Cyprus sent to Congress

17. UN report on Cyprus circulates as official document

18. President in Beijing for Belt and Road Forum

19. US Treasury official: Cyprus has made huge progress in combating money laundering

20. Son-in-law diplomacy

21. Changes and romantic conceit

With the United States under Trump’s protectionism, moves on the geostrategic playing field seem to be altering the landscape considerably...

22. New Greek Cypriot CMP representative named

There is a new Greek Cypriot representative on the Committee on Missing Persons, with media reports saying his predecessor had raised a number of questions prior to his departure...

23. US Senator Menendez: Closer to lifting Cyprus arms embargo

24. Turkey’s threats and Greece’s strength

25. Reuters: US may soon pause delivery of F-35s to Turkey

26. ExxonMobil eyes Israel gas bid

27. Will the US and Turkey break up over Russian S-400?

28. Lebanon warns against EastMed gas pipeline

29. Twenty charged over deadly 2018 Attica blaze

30. Hunt - Christodoulides discuss Brexit, Cyprus Problem