A team of Navy SEALs has taken control of a stateless oil tanker seized earlier in the month by Libyan rebels, the Pentagon said.
The last 84 Canadian soldiers out of Afghanistan have arrived in Cyprus for some rest and relaxation before catching a flight back home.
Three new members were sworn in on March 14 as part of a mini-shuffle by President Nicos Anastasiades who has been facing a series of challenges.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades said the best chance to end decades of division with occupying Turks on the island is oil and gas.
Turkey’s pipeline bringing water to the part of Cyprus it occupies has Turkish-Cypriots rejoicing but Greek-Cypriots worrying about what it means.
Cypriot utility workers briefly shut the power to several areas in the bailed-out country to protest plans to privatize the state-owned agency.
Forty years of division separating Cypriots from Turks who unlawfully occupy the northern third of the island, could end because of energy reserves, President Nicos Anastasiades said.
The White House says President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan talked about Mideast conflicts and Cyprus.
A deal to end the 40-year division of Cyprus could give Turkey access to supplies of gas and reboot relations with Israel, President Nicos Anastasiades said.
NICOSIA — Cyprus’ President says any deal to reunify the ethnically split Mediterranean island nation has to be markedly different to one that was rejected […]