November 26, 2014

Spokesperson of UNFICYP dies suddenly


26 November 2014

Written statement by the Government Spokesman Mr Nikos Christodoulides on the passing of M. Bonnardeaux

The Government of Cyprus expresses its deep sorrow for the sudden passing of Michel Bonnardeaux, Spokesperson and Chief of the Public Information Office in UNFICYP and the Good Offices Mission in Cyprus.

During his tenure in Cyprus Michel Bonnardeaux offered his services with great zeal and high professionalism.

The Government expresses its sincere condolences to his family and loved ones as well as to the United Nations Mission in Cyprus.


European Parliament resolution of 13 November 2014 on Turkish actions creating tensions in the exclusive economic zone of Cyprus (2014/2921 (RSP))

The European Parliament,

-having regard to its resolution of 12 March 2014 on the 2013 progress report on Turkey,

- having regard to the General Affairs Council conclusions of 17 December 2013,

- having regard to the statement of 7 October 2014 by the spokesperson for the President of the European Council,

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Egypt – Greece – Cyprus Trilateral Summit Cairo Declaration

Sunday, 9 November 2014

We, Abdel-Fattah El Sisi, the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Nikos Anastasiades, the President of the Republic of Cyprus, and Antonis Samaras, the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, cognizant of the immense challenges to the stability, security and prosperity of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the need for a concerted and collective response, have met in Cairo, Egypt, on November 8th, 2014, to effectively tackle these challenges to nurture our tripartite cooperation ever stronger  for the years to come, building on the significant progress achieved so far.  [Read more....]


Internship opportunities at the Permanent Mission of Cyprus to the UN, New York  [Read more...]