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07 December, 2019
 

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1. Spy van owner fires back at police

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/spy-van-owner-fires-back-at-police

The CEO of WiSpear, the high-tech company caught in a media storm for owning the confiscated “spy van” in Cyprus, says local police have not done much to dispel false rumours...

2. Cyclist shot in broad daylight

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/storycyclist-shot-in-broad-daylight

A German tourist was shot in the leg in broad daylight while riding his bicycle near the camping site at Polis Chrysochous...

3. Man dies in senior home fire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-dies-in-senior-home-fire

A senior citizen died in a fire that broke out in a retirement home in Dherynia, with officials suspecting a lit cigarette might have been the cause of the inferno...

4. Shuttle buses go up in flames

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/shuttle-buses-go-up-in-flames

Eight buses were destroyed in a fire on Monday in Larnaca with authorities pointing to arson based on early indications...

5. Armed man in distress on Nicosia balcony

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/armed-man-in-distress-on-nicosia-balcony

Police officers blocked off a number of streets in a quiet neighbourhood in Nicosia after a man in distress appeared on his balcony and was said to be armed with a hunting rifle...

6. Battle of grievances in Akamas fire aftermath

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/battle-of-grievances-in-akamas-fire-aftermath

Wednesday’s fires have been put out in Akamas national park, leaving behind an enormous environmental disaster but also allegations against groups ranging from local dissenters to hunters from the east coast...

7. Minister suspects dissent in Akamas fires

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-suspects-dissent-in-akamas-fires

The fire department has called for backup in fighting multiple blazes in Akamas and other areas, with the agriculture minister saying the fires “can’t be a coincidence” as government policies move forward...

8. Pachyammos bombsite dug up 55 years later

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/pachyammos-bombsite-dug-up

Experts in the Republic of Cyprus exhumed human remains in the northwest some 55 years after Turkish planes bombed a Greek Cypriot stronghold in Pachyammos...

9. Protection rackets behind Engomi shooting

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/protection-rackets-behind-engomi-shooting

Police are still looking for a main suspect in the Engomi shooting, while reports suggest the incident took place amid disputes over protection rackets...

10. Kurd arrested north on terrorism charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/kurd-arrested-north-on-terrorism-charges

A man of Kurdish origins who has been arrested by Turkish Cypriot police in the north is accused of being a member of a terrorist organization...

11. Engomi shooting suspect turns himself in

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/syrian-extremely-critical-after-engomi-shooting

One of two prime suspects in the Engomi shooting has been arrested, with two local men already in custody and the Syrian gunshot victim still in extremely critical condition...

12. Weather warning still in effect

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/weather-warning-still-in-effect

The Fire Department says Thursday evening was uneventful in terms of weather after two days of heavy storms, while a yellow warning is still in effect until Friday evening...

13. Local driver dies after Larnaca accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/local-driver-killed-in-larnaca-accident

Police are investigating a fatal accident on Thursday, where a local driver died in hospital hours after slamming into a parked vehicle in Larnaca...

14. Four injured after man draws knife

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/four-injured-after-man-draws-knife

A former employee at a courier service flew into a rage on Thursday, injuring himself and three others, including an ex cop, when he drew a knife during a heated argument over owed money in Strovolos...

15. Epic rains wreak havoc in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/epic-rains-wreak-havoc-in-cyprus

There were power cuts and traffic jams almost all over the island on Sunday as heavy rain and storms caused flooding and damaged crops in a very short time...

16. EU fails to launch membership talks with Balkans hopefuls

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-fails-to-launch-membership-talks-with-balkans-hopefuls

European Union leaders failed Friday to agree on launching membership negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia in an embarrassing climb-down that could risk inflaming the volatile Balkans region....

17. Cypriot foreign minister welcomes ceasefire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-foreign-minister-welcomes-ceasefire

The Cypriot foreign minister says it remains to be seen how the agreement to halt military operations in Syria will play out, adding that any agreement was a positive development in keeping the peace...

18. US and Turkey work out a ceasefire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/us-and-turkey-work-out-a-ceasefire

Ankara has confirmed statements made by US Vice President Mike Pence, saying the two countries agreed to a 5-day ceasefire in northeast Syria and a hold to additional US sanctions against Turkey...

19. Greek jets fly over Larnaca military drill

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-jets-fly-over-larnaca-during-military-drill

Two Greek F-16 jets flew over Larnaca’s Kalo Chorio firing range on Thursday morning, while a training exercise of the Cypriot National Guard was in progress...

20. Driver dies horrible death in Limassol accident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/driver-dies-horrible-death-in-limassol-accident

A local man returning from a wedding celebration was killed in a horrible accident when his car crashed into a row of trees and burst into flames in Limassol...

21. Woman dies in rural Nicosia collision

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-dies-in-rural-nicosia-collision

An elderly woman was killed in a brutal road collision in rural Nicosia when her car was hit twice in a chain reaction accident...

22. Witness comes forward in parking lot incident

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/witness-comes-forward-in-parking-lot-incident

A witness has come forward in the car park racist incident in Larnaca, saying she watched in horror from start to finish as a Russian woman was standing her ground while being assaulted by two Cypriot females and a child...

23. Cyprus stocking up on drones

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-stocking-up-on-drones

The Cyprus National Guard is said to have received its first four unmanned drones from Israel, allowing state agencies to obtain clear views from high above over land and water...

24. Two dead in Greek migrant camp fire

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/two-dead-in-greek-migrant-camp-fire

A mother and child died in a fire started by rioting migrants at the identification and reception center of Moria on the southeastern Aegean island of Lesvos on Sunday, the state-run Athens-Macedonian News Agency has reported...

25. Youths shot at by police get arrested

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/youths-shot-at-by-police-get-arrested

The two youths who were shot at by police in on Thursday have been arrested on multiple violations, with the father of one of the suspects crying foul and giving an entirely different account of what took place...

26. Youths injured after cops fire warning shots

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/youths-injured-after-cops-fire-warning-shots

Two young men on a quad bike were injured during a police encounter Thursday morning, after reportedly failing to stop for inspection...

27. Safeguards against climate change

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/safeguards-against-climate-change

Climate change has become the main concern of the younger generations, and it seems it is the main issue that can spur them into action. The great majority of young people used to be strangers to politics and protest. Now politics is entering their lives as they realize that the decisions of those who rule the world, whether it is politicians or corporations, will decide their own future. ...

28. Toddler trapped in pool filter rescued

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fire-fighters-rescue-toddler-trapped-in-pool-filter

A family in Paphos was alarmed when a toddler’s foot was stuck in a pool filter at a private swimming pool, with fire fighters rushing to the scene and saving the day...

29. Trump impeachment inquiry begins

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/trump-impeachment-inquiry-begins

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday launched a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, accusing him of seeking foreign help to smear Democratic rival Joe Biden ahead of next year’s election...

30. Giuliani implicates Cyprus in Biden claim

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/giuliani-implicates-cyprus-in-biden-claim

President Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani has implicated Cyprus in Ukrainian money laundering assertions he has made regarding Joe Biden’s son Hunter...

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