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1. UNFICYP makes case for more women peacekeepers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unficyp-makes-case-for-more-women-peacekeepers

A female lieutenant with UNFICYP says local concerns are consistently heard and addressed with more women peacekeepers on the ground...

2. Cyprus resorts to UN Security Council over Varosha

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-resorts-to-un-security-council-over-varosha

In statements to the press late on Friday after having completed all his meetings on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, President Anastasiades expressed his satisfaction about the outcome of his “interesting and extremely important” meeting with the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and the understanding with which Cyprus’ positions were received by the five Security Council permanent members. ...

3. Anastasiades: We accept political equality

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/anastasiades-we-accept-political-equality

In this context and following a call from the Secretary General for an agreed basis for the resumption of negotiations, there is an understanding by the leaders of the two communities that the relevant “Terms of Reference” should comprise the following elements: ...

4. North and south repatriate artworks

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/north-and-south-repatriate-artworks

Representatives from the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities exchanged art works and audiovisual recordings in the buffer zone on Tuesday...

5. South hands over another suspect to north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/south-hands-over-another-suspect-to-north

Another murder suspect wanted in the north in the murder of a Nicosia businessman has been handed over to Turkish Cypriot authorities, as anti-crime cooperation between the two communities continues...

6. UN caution against hunting in the buffer zone

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unficyp-cautions-against-hunting-in-the-buffer-zone

The United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus says hunting in the buffer zone is a security risk and strictly prohibited....

7. Nicosia walls literally coming down

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/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. North hands Rudolf over to south

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/north-hands-rudolf-over-to-south

Miroslav Balazovjech, also known as Rudolf who was wanted in connection with attempted murder, has been handed over to authorities in the Republic of Cyprus on Sunday...

9. UNFICYP mandate renewal sends message of urgency for resumption of Cyprus talks, US diplomat says

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unficyp-mandate-renewal-sends-message-of-urgency-for-resumption-of-cyprus-talks-us-diplomat-says

US Mission’s to the UN Political Coordinator Rodney Hunter has said that his country believes UNFICYP’s new mandate sends a message that the two leaders, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci "must work with a sense of urgency" to resume reunification talks. He also expressed disappointment with the lack of progress since the Conference on Cyprus in 2017 but expressed the belief that a settlement "remains achievable." ...

10. AHDR hosts conference on peace education

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ahdr-hosts-conference-on-peace-education

The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) hosts this week in Cyprus the 43rd Conference of the International Institute on Peace Education (IIPE) entitled "Educating for a Culture of Peace in Divided Societies, History, Dialogue and Multiperspectivity Toward Reconciliation". The official kick off of the conference took place on Monday morning at the Home for Cooperation at the UN buffer zone in Nicosia. ...

11. Mobile phones now work across divided Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mobile-phones-now-work-across-divided-cyprus

The United Nations has lauded the news that mobile phone coverage has been extended to both sides of the divide on the east Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus. ...

12. UNFICYP mandate extended for another six months

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unficyp-mandate-extended-for-another-six-months

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has recommended that the Security Council extends UNFICYP’s mandate until January 31, 2020 in recognition of its continued contribution to the maintenance of peace and stability. ...

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

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/palmer-ankara-has-been-repeatedly-advised-to-change-course

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

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/garber-us-deeply-concerned-by-turkey-s-intention-to-drill-off-cyprus

15. British PM opposes Turkey’s planned drilling activities

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/british-pm-opposes-turkey-s-planned-drilling-activities

16. Farmer disputes break out in Denia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/farmer-disputes-break-out-in-denia

Greek Cypriot farmers were once again turned away from disputed land in the buffer zone, with reports suggesting they entered an area without permission...

17. Man arrested for harboring undocumented aliens

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-arrested-for-harboring-undocumented-aliens

Nicosia police arrested a foreign national suspected for harboring undocumented aliens, while 46 presumptive refugees from Syria were taken to a reception centre...

18. Pedieos linear park to 'spill' into north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pedieos-linear-park-to-spill-into-north

A bicommunal project for Cyprus’ longest river got media attention in the north this week, following a presentation by the European Commission on multi-million infrastructure projects...

19. The 'Cyprus fear' in the west

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/the-cyprus-fear-in-the-west

Western diplomats and foreign dignitaries have two main concerns about the direction of future developments on the small Mediterranean island of Cyprus, the Cyprus issue and local politics...

20. Football diplomacy in divided Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/football-diplomacy-in-divided-cyprus

21. Businessman gunned down in north Nicosia

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/businessman-gunned-down-in-north-nicosia

A local businessman in the north was gunned down on Wednesday with reports speculating the killers possibly fled to the south with half a million in cash...

22. 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...

23. Leaders hold informal meeting

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/leaders-to-hold-informal-meeting

24. Man pulls a fast one at an army checkpoint

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-pulls-a-fast-one-at-an-army-checkpoint

Nicosia police and the military are investigating an incident close to the buffer zone, where a driver broke through an army checkpoint and disappeared into the south...

25. Turkey to pay damages in Guzelyurtlu case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/turkey-to-pay-damages-in-guzelyurtlu-case

The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights issued a final ruling in the Guzelyurtlu case against Turkey and Turkish Cypriot authorities in the north, holding both financially liable while clearing the Republic of Cyprus over lack of cooperation allegations...

26. Spehar to brief UN Security Council on renewal of UNFICYP

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spehar-to-brief-un-security-council-on-renewal-of-unficyp

27. UNFICYP report: Both sides demonstrated incomplete cooperation with the mission

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/1-unficyp-report-both-sides-demonstrated-incomplete-cooperation-with-the-mission

28. 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...

29. UNFICYP welcomes new force commander

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/unficyp-welcomes-new-force-commander

30. Repairing churches and mosques for 10 years

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/repairing-churches-and-mosques-for-10-years
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