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1. Greece-Israel, beyond the elections

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/greece-israel-beyond-the-elections

The divided Israeli society has once again failed to reach a clear decision. The results of Tuesday’s elections have cast the country back into a cycle of negotiations. Center-left Benny Gantz and conservative incumbent Benjamin Netanyahu are weighing their options, while former foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman is pursuing the role of potential kingmaker...

2. Johnson again bids for snap poll as Brexit delay bill to become law

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/johnson-again-bids-for-snap-poll-as-brexit-delay-bill-to-become-law

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will try for a second time on Monday to call a snap election, but is set to be thwarted once more by opposition lawmakers who want to ensure he cannot take Britain out of the European Union without a divorce agreement. With no majority in parliament, which is determined to prevent what many businesses fear would be a calamitous way to quit the EU, Johnson wants to hold an election to keep his promise of leaving by Oct. 31, with or without an agreement. ...

3. Nicosia says terms of reference are within reach

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-says-terms-of-reference-are-within-reach

Government Spokesman, Prodromos Prodromou, said on Monday that it seems that there is justified hope and ground for the formulation of the terms of reference that would pave the way for the resumption of the negotiations on the Cyprus problem. ...

4. 1st Energy Ministerial Meeting: Full support for Cyprus' and Greece's stance on regional energy issues

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/1st-energy-ministerial-meeting-full-support-for-cyprus-and-greece-s-stance-on-regional-energy-issues

Full support for Cyprus' and Greece's stance on regional energy issues and for the expansion of security and environmental co-operation is the outcome of the 1st Energy Ministerial Meeting, held in Athens on Wednesday, and participated by Greece, Cyprus, Israel and the United States...

5. Stepping into power, Johnson seeks more diverse cabinet

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/stepping-into-power-johnson-seeks-more-diverse-cabinet

Taking over as prime minister on Wednesday, Boris Johnson is expected to unveil a more diverse top team in a government to be tasked with delivering Brexit by the end of October, with or without a deal. ...

6. Boris Johnson set to become next UK PM

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/boris-johnson-set-to-become-next-uk-pm

Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britain’s governing Conservative Party and the country’s next prime minister on Tuesday, tasked with following through on his “do or die” pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time. ...

7. Turkey rejects EU sanctions, vows to continue drilling

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-rejects-eu-sanctions-vows-to-continue-drilling

EU Foreign affairs ministers who met in Brussels on Monday endorsed a decision to curb diplomatic contacts and funding for Turkey. In response the Turkish MFA issued a statement signalling that the conclusions adopted by the EU Foreign Affairs Council ‘’will in no way affect Turkey's determination to continue its hydrocarbon activities in the Eastern Mediterranean’’...

8. The EU28 adopted measures against Turkey's illegal drilling in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/the-eu28-adopted-measures-against-turkey-s-illegal-drilling-in-cyprus

The EU Foreign Ministers endorsed, without any changes the conclusions prepared by the permanent representatives, concerning Turkey’s illegal drilling in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Cyprus, cutting the EU pre-accession assitance for 2020, suspending EU- Turkey high political dialogues and stopping European Investment Bank’ lending activities in the country....

9. Nicosia wants tougher measures against Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-wants-tougher-measures-against-turkey

The sanctions that were discussed on Thursday by national envoys of European Union member-states against Turkey over its illegal drilling activities off Cyprus do not, reportedly, go far enough for Nicosia, which wants tougher measures. ...

10. EU signals sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus drilling

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-signals-sanctions-on-turkey-over-cyprus-drilling

The European Union will put on hold high-level talks with Ankara and negotiations on an air transport agreement, as well as freeze funding for Turkey next year, over “illegal” drilling for gas and oil off Cyprus, according to a draft statement seen by Reuters...

11. No preliminary agreement on EU sanctions on Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/no-preliminary-agreement-on-eu-sanctions-on-turkey

According to a diplomatic source that informed the press in Brussels the discussion on EU sanctions against Turkey will continue Thursday afternoon, as today there was no agreement...

12. Lukewarm reaction to EU sanctions on Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lukewarm-reaction-to-eu-sanctions-on-turkey

13. Bloomberg: EU to cut aid to Turkey over Cyprus EEZ violations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bloomberg-eu-to-cut-aid-to-turkey-over-cyprus-eez-violations

Bloomberg's Viktoria Dendrinou and Nikos Chrysoloras report that the European Union is considering suspending most high-level contacts with Turkey and cut the flow of funds in protest of the Turkish drilling activities in the Cyprus EEZ. ...

14. EU considers German, Belgian ministers for posts

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-considers-german-belgian-ministers-for-posts

European Union leaders are considering a list of top job candidates that would have German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen become president of the executive European Commission and Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel the head of the European Council....

15. The only settlement option left

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-only-settlement-option-left

Workers in Chicago got their eight-hour day in 1888, followed by decades of labour strife but also drawbacks due to war that eventually made way for working people in the wake of the new century to enjoy a comfortable standard, with living wages and a good standard of living at least in the developed countries...

16. Greece pushing for united EU front on Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greece-pushing-for-united-eu-front-on-turkey

17. Cyprus seeks EU sanctions against Turkey

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-seeks-eu-sanctions-against-turkey

18. The silent vote

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-silent-vote

19. Action plan for the Missing faces criticism

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/action-plan-for-the-missing-faces-criticism

The former Greek Cypriot representative on the Committee on Missing Persons has dropped bombshell allegations just as the government prepares to register the issue with the European parliament...

20. Egypt - Cyprus electricity connection agreement signed

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/egypt-cyprus-electricity-connection-agreement-signed

21. Turkish officials in Athens for CBM talks

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkish-officials-in-athens-for-cbm-talks

22. The yellow lake

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-yellow-lake

In the last decade of the nineteenth century in America, two influential newspapers - New York World and New York Journal – went all out in a fierce competition that adopted sensationalized news reporting, prompting New York Press affiliates to coin the term yellow journalism...

23. Mogherini urges Turkey to abort plans for Cyprus drilling

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mogherini-urges-turkey-to-abort-plans-for-cyprus-drilling

24. FM Christodoulides to brief his EU counterparts about Turkey's illegal activities

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fm-christodoulides-to-brief-his-eu-counterpartsabout-turkey-s-illegal-activities

25. Foreign Minister wraps up Paris visit

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/foreign-minister-wraps-up-paris-visit

26. France urges Ankara to avoid provocations in Cyprus waters

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/france-urges-ankara-to-avoid-provocations-in-cyprus-waters

27. Greek PM travels to North Macedonia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-pm-travels-to-north-macedonia

28. Katrougalos eyes 'positive agenda,' Cavusoglu economic cooperation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/katrougalos-eyes-positive-agenda-cavusoglu-economic-cooperation

29. Lebanon warns against EastMed gas pipeline

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/lebanon-warns-against-eastmed-gas-pipeline

30. The US-EU crisis, NATO and Greece

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-us-eu-crisis-nato-and-greece
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