Tag: Nicosia

Restrictions back as virus spikes in Cyprus

Restrictions back as virus spikes in Cyprus

Cyprus is rolling back gathering limits in its two most populous districts, amid concerns over a spike in COVID-19 infections. Cyprus’ Health Ministry on Monday announced: Gatherings in private homes and public…

Europa League Game moved from Armenia to Cyprus

Europa League Game moved from Armenia to Cyprus

Armenia will no longer host a Europa League soccer game on Thursday amid the country’s escalating conflict with neighbouring Azerbaijan. UEFA on Tuesday said the playoff game in the capital city of…

US to lift 33-year arms embargo on Cyprus

US to lift 33-year arms embargo on Cyprus

The United States will lift a 33-year arms embargo on Cyprus and deepen its security cooperation with Nicosia, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced during a phone call with the President…

Cypriot hacker extradited to the U.S. to face charges 4

Cypriot hacker extradited to the U.S. to face charges

The United States Department of Justice has extradited two criminals from the Republic of Cyprus — one a computer hacker suspected of cyber intrusions and extortion, and the other a money launderer…

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Cyprus will reopen its airports on June 9

Cyprus will reopen its airports on June 9 as it gradually lifts restrictions imposed to stem the spread of the coronavirus, Cyprus Deputy Tourism Minister Savvas Perdios announced on Wednesday. “We expect…

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Cyprus to ease lockdown from May 4

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday announced that Cyprus will be easing coronavirus lockdown restrictions by allowing some businesses to reopen from May 4. “The danger, I repeat, has not gone away. As…

Anastasiades and Akinci met in Nicosia for informal talks 11

Anastasiades and Akinci met in Nicosia for informal talks

  Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and the leader of the island’s Turkish-occupied north, met in the UN bufferzone in Nicosia on Friday for informal talks aimed at restarting stalled reunification negotiations. Following, the…

Coroner’s report reveals British Astrophysicist died from fall 13

Coroner’s report reveals British Astrophysicist died from fall

A Greek coroner announced that 34-year-old British astrophysicist Natalie Christopher died instantly after falling from a great height on the Greek the island of Ikaria. Coroner Nikos Karakoukis arrived on Thursday morning…

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