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151. Yulia Skripal: Attempted assassination turned my world upside down

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/yulia-skripal-attempted-assassination-turned-my-world-upside-down

Yulia Skripal survived an assassination attempt that UK authorities blame on Russia. But the daughter of one of Russia’s most famous spies says she wants to return to her country “in the longer term”, despite the poisoning...

152. Ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal discharged from hospital

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ex-russian-spy-sergei-skripal-discharged-from-hospital

Sergei Skripal, a former Russian spy who was poisoned by a nerve agent in Britain more than two months ago, has been discharged from hospital, England’s health service said on Friday...

153. Russia backs off supplying Syria with S-300 missiles

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russia-backs-off-supplying-syria-with-s-300-missile

Russia is not in talks with the Syrian government about supplying advanced S-300 ground-to-air missiles and does not think they are needed, the Izvestia daily cited a top Kremlin aide as saying on Friday, in an apparent U-turn by Moscow...

154. All lights 'set on green' for end to Greek bailout

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/all-lights-set-on-green-for-end-to-greek-bailout

Greece’s exit from a bailout program instituted by the eurozone and International Monetary Fund looks set to proceed in August, Luxembourg finance minister Pierre Gramegna said on Friday...

155. Revolution sweeps Armenian opposition leader into power

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/revolution-sweeps-armenian-opposition-leader-into-power

Opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan was elected Armenia’s prime minister on Tuesday, capping a peaceful revolution driven by weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism in the ex-Soviet republic...

156. Cyprus is open for business and China’s buying

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cyprus-is-open-for-business-and-china-s-buying

As US President Donald Trump builds barriers to Chinese trade, Cyprus is throwing open the gates...

157. Rare glimpse of Assad ties to Russia as his kids enjoy lavish holidays

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rare-glimpse-of-assad-ties-to-russia-as-his-kids-enjoy-lavish-holidays

That Assad’s sons Hafez and Karim and daughter Zein had stayed at the resort last year with a group of other Syrian children was made public only this week...

158. CNN video peeks at Cypriot EU passports for Russians

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/business/cnn-peeks-at-eu-passports-for-russians-in-cyprus

Cyprus was featured on CNN’s Around The World video section, where special reporter Matthew Chance highlighted the controversial passport scheme which grants citizenship to wealthy foreign nationals....

159. Putin predicts global 'chaos' if West hits Syria again

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-predicts-global-chaos-if-west-hits-syria-again

The United States, France and Britain have said the missile strikes were limited to Syria’s chemical weapons capabilities and not aimed at toppling Assad...

160. Putin hopes chemical watchdog meeting can end Skripal row

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-hopes-chemical-watchdog-meeting-can-end-skripal-row

At Moscow’s request, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons will hold a special session on the Salisbury poisoning...

161. Yulia Skripal is getting better

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/yulia-skripal-is-getting-better

British counter-terrorism police now believe Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia were poisoned with a nerve toxin...

162. Russian spy poisoned by nerve agent outside home

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/russian-spy-poisoned-by-nerve-agent-outside-home

Russia has denied any involvement in the attack and has said it suspects the British secret services of using the Novichok nerve agent...

163. RT faux pas caught by Lobby for Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rt-faux-pas-caught-by-lobby-for-cyprus

RT apologises for using wrong flag to depict the Republic of Cyprus...

164. Putin blames criminal negligence for mall fire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-blames-criminal-negligence-for-mall-fire

The fire swept through the upper floors of the Winter Cherry shopping centre in the city of Kemerovo...

165. Nicosia will not follow EU and expel Russians

https://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...

166. At least 64 killed in Russia shopping mall fire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/at-least-53-killed-in-russia-shopping-mall-fire

The blaze started on an upper floor of the Winter Cherry complex while many of the victims were at the cinema...

167. EU backs Britain in blaming Russia for spy attack

https://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...

168. Inspectors analyse toxin used on Russian spy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/inspectors-analyse-toxin-used-on-russian-spy

Inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) began running independent tests...

169. Putin easily wins another six-year term

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-easily-wins-another-six-year-term

The longer-term question is whether Putin will soften his anti-Western rhetoric now the election is won...

170. UK expels 23 Russian diplomats over chemical attack on ex-spy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-expels-23-russian-diplomats-over-chemical-attack-on-ex-spy

No ministers or members of the royal family will attend the World Cup in Russia...

171. Britain and Russia brace for showdown

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-and-russia-brace-for-showdown

England may also cut back participation in the World Cup which Russia is hosting in June - July...

172. Putin faces midnight deadline to explain nerve attack on former spy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/putin-faces-midnight-deadline-to-explain-nerve-attack-on-former-spy

The European Union also said it would stand by Britain, which is due to leave the bloc in just over a year’s time...

173. Britain says former Russian spy poisoned with nerve agent

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-says-former-russian-spy-poisoned-with-nerve-agent

Government scientists had identified the specific nerve agent but are not saying what it is...

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