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14 October, 2019


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1. Minister says migration ‘extremely challenging’‘extremely-challenging

Interior Minister Constantinos Petrides says the numbers of asylum applicants are going up, increasing the social and economic burden on the island...

2. Displaced Greek Cypriots up in arms over land

Dozens of Greek Cypriot families in Limassol are up in arms over a land dispute, accusing the government of lying to them as they face lawsuits from a Turkish Cypriot property owner...

3. Paphos mayor gets down and dirty

Paphos Mayor Phedonas Phedonos took matters in his own hands when he hopped on to heavy duty equipment to demolish an old convenience store in his town...

4. Aristotle shows us the path Jeffrey Sachs says at Hubert Curien lecture in Nicosia

5. Pantelides - Sözen‏: Swiss governance model instead of bizonal federation‏-swiss-governance-model-instead-of-bizonal-federation

6. US retreats from Syria as Trump rebuffs top advisers

7. Israeli minister urges Airbnb boycott, talks up rival service

8. Former Cyprus Cooperative Bank boss under criminal investigation

9. At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

10. Others ready to host kids, if Zygi won’t

Two communities have stepped up to the plate to signal their readiness to welcome refugee unaccompanied minors following recent protests in Zygi, but state officials insist on original location due to approved funding...

11. Zygi divided over refugee facility

A recent protest in Zygi by local residents, who object to having a refugee centre for unaccompanied minors in the area, has deeply divided the community and sparked debate beyond village boundaries...

12. Indonesian leader says all quake victims must be found as toll rises to 1,234

13. Indonesian quake toll jumps to 832 dead as rescuers struggle

14. US believes Russia may tamper with chemical evidence

Syria and Russia deny unleashing poison gas on April 7 during their offensive on Douma...

15. Nigeria's Boko Haram has abducted more than 1,000 children since 2013

One young woman, Khadija, now 17, who was abducted after a Boko Haram attack on her town, then locked in a room, forced to marry one of the fighters and repeatedly raped...

16. UN urges Syria to ensure truce for Ghouta aid

The UN humanitarian coordinator in Syria appealed to the government on Thursday to commit to a ceasefire in eastern Ghouta to let in an aid convoy containing emergency medical supplies that were stripped from a delivery on Monday....