November 20, 2017

Security Council Extends UNFICYP for Another Six Months

The Security Council this morning extended the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) until 15 December, noting the Government of Cyprus had agreed that its continued presence was necessary, in view of the prevailing conditions on the island. [Read more…]

Joint Press Conference by the Mister of Justice and Public Order and the Government Spokesman on the Implementation of Measures for the Turkish Cypriots

The Government Spokesman Mr Kypros Chrysostomides speaking today at a joint press conference with the Minister of Justice and Public Order Mr Doros Theodorou on the issue of the implementation of the measures for the Turkish Cypriots [Read more…]

Cyprus Architecture in the 21st Century

On Thursday May 8th at the Cyprus House in NY, a lecture on the topic of ‘Architecture in Cyprus in the 21st century’ was given by the architect of Cypriot descent Theocharis David who is a practicing architect in the US and Cyprus and a Professor of Architecture at the Pratt Institute in New York. [Read more…]

The Policy of the Cyprus Government Vis-a-Vis the Turkish Cypriots

As long as the situation of non-solution to the Cyprus problem continues, the main concern of the Government, through the introduction of the measures mentioned below, is to give Turkish Cypriots who live mainly in the occupied areas the opportunity to enjoy, to the extent possible, the rights and benefits that the Republic of Cyprus offers its citizens. [Read more…]

Paragraph on Cyprus from the Final Communique of the Non-aligned Summit held in Kuala Lumpur

207. The Heads of State or Government reaffirmed all previous positions and declarations of the NAM on the question of Cyprus. [Read more…]

The Permanent Representative of Cyprus Deposits the Instrument of Ratification of the Ottawa Convention Banning Anti-Personnel Landmines

The Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the UN, Ambassador Sotos Zackheos deposited today (17.01.03) at the UN Office of Legal Affairs, the Instrument of Ratification of the Ottawa Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Landmines and on their Destruction, signed by the President of the Republic of Cyprus, H.E. Mr. Glafcos Clerides. [Read more…]