Cyprus

Egyptian president, Greek PM discuss regional crises, counterterrorism

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 03:28 GMT

Prior to the Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit held in Nicosia on Wednesday, President Sisi held a meeting with Greek Prime Minister.

Egypt's president arrives in Cyprus, holds meeting with counterpart

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 09:01 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived in the Cypriot capital, Nicosia, on Wednesday to attend the 8th Tripartite Summit.

Egypt, Cyprus discuses developments in the electrical interconnection project

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 12:40 GMT

Shaker stressed that the implementation of the linkage project strengthens the partnership between the two countries as well as achieving benefits for the two countries.

Greek parliament approves maritime demarcation agreement with Egypt

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 07:41 GMT

In the plenary session held on the previous day, the Hellenic Parliament approved another one signed with Italy on June 9.

Greece, Cyprus plan to impose sanctions against Turkey

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 10:28 GMT

That is because the European Union did not respond to their demands.

Petroleum min., Cypriot counterpart discuss boosting partnership in field of natural gas

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 10:02 GMT

They also discussed cooperation mechanisms under the umbrella of East Med Gas Forum (EMGF) in light of friendship ties and strong bonds binding both countries at the political and economic levels with the support of presidents of both countries.

Sisi, Mitsotakis discuss Libya’s developments, joint interests in East Mediterranean region

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 07:39 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi discussed the Libyan crises updates with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis during a phone call Thursday, as he explained the Egyptian stance of refusing all illegal foreign interference in the war-torn country.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Greece, Cyrpus, Bahrain urge UN not to register Turkish maritime boundaries deal with GNA

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:44 GMT

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Greece, and Cyprus called on the United Nations not to register the maritime boundaries deal signed between Turkey and Prime Minister of the Government of the National Accord (GNA) Fayez al-Sarraj, according to a well-placed source at the UN.

Turkey should lose EU candidacy if it does not back off in East Med, says Cyprus

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 10:42 GMT

"Either they are compliant with the terms and conditions of any other candidate country, otherwise they could not be either a candidate or accepted," Anastasiades told Politico.

Egypt, Cyprus, Greece condemn Turkey’s military interference in Libya

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 06:43 GMT

Egypt’s minster of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry held a teleconference meeting with his Greek, Cypriot, French and Emirati counterparts

Egypt, Greece seek more cooperation on maritime tourism

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 - 12:41 GMT

The meeting tackled the Egyptian tourism programs on the religious tourism, to which Greek tourists gravitate, the statement continued.

Egypt voices support to sovereignty of Cyprus

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt affirms supporting the rights and sovereignty of Cyprus concerning its resources in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, within the framework of international law and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, the Egyptian foreign ministry sa

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus probe energy coop.

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 12:19 GMT

They also took up the mechanism of activating the joint government agreement on extending pipelines in order to transmit the Cypriot gas to Egypt's EDCO plant.

Shoukry phones Saudi, UAE, Greek, Cypriot FMs on Turkish escalation in Libya

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 01:41 GMT

The officials agreed on the dangerous consequences of this development on Arab national security, regional security.

Greece, Cyprus call Turkey's interference in Libya 'dangerous escalation'

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 07:42 GMT

Turkish parliament overwhelmingly approved a bill that allows troops to be deployed in Libya, in a clear breach of sovereignty.

Turkish Parliament votes for sending troops to Libya

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 - 02:59 GMT

Turkey’s Parliament voted on Wednesday for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s proposal to send Turkish troops to Libya, which is expected to deepen the Libyan crisis and mount tensions in the Middle East and North Africa.

Cypriot parliament speaker affirms support to Libyan legislative body

Sat, 28 Dec 2019 - 03:09 GMT

Speaker of the Libyan Parliament Aguila Saleh discussed his country’s crisis in Nicosia with Cypriot counterpart Demetris Syllouris.

Germany demands Turkey to respect international law

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 - 12:07 GMT

Kramp-Karrenbauer arrived in Cyprus on Wednesday for a two-day Christmas visit to the German contingent of UNFIL.

We will continue to address Turkish provocations with cautiousness: Cyprus

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 07:52 GMT

Cypriot Defense Minister Savvas Angelides said that Cyprus will continue to address the Turkish provocations in the exclusive economic zone with cautiousness.

Turkey occupies 73% of Cyprus: presidential commissioner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 05:40 GMT

The official stressed the importance of respecting the sovereignty of each state and international law regardless of the size of military power it possesses.

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