Nicos Anastasiades

Cyprus President Hospitalized in Brussels

AP - The president of Cyprus was admitted to a hospital in Brussels after a prolonged nosebleed that doctors said was caused by hypertension, an official said Thursday. Cyprus government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides said President Nicos Anastasiades received treatment and...

Cyprus to Block Turkey's EU Talks After Provocations

Cyprus may proceed to block Turkey's European Union talks after its Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) was violated by a Turkish seismic vessel earlier this week. The decision was put forth yesterday among party leaders invited to a National Council...

National Council: Cyprus Will Not Leave Turkish Actions Unanswered

Nicosia does not intend to leave Ankara's provocations in the island's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) without an answer. This was the message sent to the Turkish government after today's second-in-a-row National Council of Cyprus. According to state officials, the measures...

Greek PM to Visit Cyprus November 7

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has scheduled an official visit to Cyprus on November 7, ahead of the trilateral summit in Cairo, Egypt, Cypriot government spokesman Nikos Christodoulides confirmed. Asked whether the trilateral summit in Egypt essentially finalizes the cooperation of...

President Anastasiades: Cyprus Targets to Exit its Rescue Program Sooner

Cyprus intends to sell debt for a second time this year in order to exit its international rescue program before it was officially planed, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades revealed today in an Milan interview, on the sidelines of the...

Cypriot President Suspends Peace Talks

AP - Cyprus' President on Tuesday suspended talks on reunifying the ethnically divided island in response to Turkish plans to search for oil and gas in waters where the Cypriot government has already licensed companies to drill. Cypriot government spokesman...

Obama: Cyprus is a "Valued Friend and a Partner"

President Barack Obama has reiterated the US’ strong support for efforts to bring about a settlement in Cyprus, describing the Republic as a “valued friend and a partner” of Washington. “I also reiterate my strong support for efforts to achieve...

Anastasiades and Kerry Discuss Cyprus Problem in New York

New developments in the Cyprus problem, bilateral relations and energy issues were on the agenda of a meeting between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and US Secretary of State John Kerry in New York on Sunday evening. The Cypriot President is in...

Ban Stresses Need for Cyprus Settlement in Meeting with New UN Envoy

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed the importance of reaching a lasting settlement in Cyprus as the new United Nations envoy on this issue prepares to meet with the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities tomorrow. During a...

Anastasiades Μeets with Juncker

The latest developments in the Cyprus issue, the appointment of the new UN Special Adviser on Cyprus and the need for the EU to play a stronger role in the efforts to solve the Cyprus issue, were discussed between...