A UN envoy says he sees a chance to resume suspended talks to reunify ethnically divided Cyprus despite an energy fight.
Cyprus’ President said that he will seek to have the bailed-out country’s embattled Central Bank chief removed from her post over a perceived conflict of interest, after the names of lawmakers who weren’t paying bank loans was revealed.
The UN’ Special Envoy to Cyprus, Espen Barth Eide, is going to return to the island to take another shot at getting Cypriots and Turks to talk reunification.
With political instability reigning in Greece as it negotiates with international lenders, Cyprus is trying to show it’s not inextricably linked with its neighbor.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades’ visit to Moscow is creating more tension with his allies, especially the United States.
Cyprus’ President has rebuked the U.S. Ambassador for a Tweet he claims linked his visit to Russia to the assassination of opposition figure Boris Nemtsov.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades’ dealings with Russian President Vladimir Putin has critics saying he’s taking sides against the EU.
With an agreement to let Russian ships dock in Cyprus, President Vladimir Putin said he will help the crisis-struck island with additional aid.
Cyprus on Feb. 25 signed a deal with Russia allowing its navy ships to make regular port calls on the island, further tightening ties.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will head to Moscow on Feb. 25 looking for an economic boost after meeting President Vladimir Putin.