New MEP asks Commission for Turkish to become official EU language

By |september 25th, 2019|Cyprus reunification, EU Commission, EU Parliament, News, Northern Cyprus, official EU languages, Turkey, Turkish-Cypriot MEP|

New leftist Cypriot MEP Akel Niyazi Kizilyurek asked the EU Commission whether Turkish could be the EU's 25th language. According to the MEP, this would be one way to prepare for the future reunification of the island of Cyprus. EURACTIV's partner Ouest-France reports.

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Greece, Turkey vow to defuse tensions through dialogue

By |februar 6th, 2019|Alexis Tsipras, Cyprus, Cyprus reunification, Gas, Greece, News, Orthodox Church, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey, Turkish coup|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stressed Tuesday (5 February) they planned to resolve disputes between their two countries through dialogue.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greece, Turkey vow to defuse tensions through dialogue

Cypriot minister: We hope for resumption of reunification talks

By |julij 17th, 2018|António Guterres, Cyprus, Cyprus reunification, Jane Holl Lute, News, Nicos Anastasiades, Nicos Christodoulides, Turkey, United Nations|

Cypriot Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides said on Tuesday (17 July) there was new hope of resuming talks on Cypriot reunification, with a new UN envoy about to start meetings with all parties in an effort to relaunch the talks.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Cypriot minister: We hope for resumption of reunification talks

Expert: Erdogan is turning international relations ‘decades back’

By |februar 16th, 2018|Aegean Sea, Cyprus reunification, EU-Turkey relations, Greek-Turkish border, News|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has opened up his entire reviewing agenda, challenging sovereign rights everywhere and basically testing the West's limits, Tasos Chatzivasileiou told EURACTIV Greece in an interview.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Expert: Erdogan is turning international relations ‘decades back’

Croatian PM urged to fast-track border dispute with Slovenia

By |februar 6th, 2018|Croatia, Cyprus, Cyprus reunification, enlargement, EU-Croatia relations, European Parliament, Macedonia name dispute, News, Slovenia, Western Balkans|

As the EU presents its renewed Western Balkans strategy on Tuesday (6 February), Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković was urged by the European Parliament and the Commission to find a solution to the long-standing border dispute with Slovenia.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Croatian PM urged to fast-track border dispute with Slovenia

Anastasiades re-elected with eyes on new Cyprus reunification push

By |februar 5th, 2018|Cyprus elections, Cyprus reunification, Mustafa Akinci, News, Nikos Anastasiades, Northern Cyprus, Stavros Malas|

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Sunday (4 February) won re-election for a second term, seeing off a leftist challenger with vows to restart talks to unify the island and cement an economic recovery.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Anastasiades re-elected with eyes on new Cyprus reunification push

Anastasiades faces tight run-off against communist-backed candidate

By |januar 29th, 2018|AKEL, communists, Cyprus elections, Cyprus reunification, News, Nikos Anastasiades, Stavros Malas|

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades faces a tense run-off against Communist AKEL-backed Stavros Malas after he failed to win a majority at a vote Sunday (28 January) despite finishing first.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Anastasiades faces tight run-off against communist-backed candidate

EU tells Ankara to stay calm, respect UN framework for Cyprus

By |oktober 17th, 2017|António Guterres, Cyprus reunification, Cyprus talks, News, Nikos Kotzias, Northern Cyprus|

The European Commission backs a Cyprus settlement process under the auspices of the United Nations and calls on Turkey to refrain from creating any source of friction that could damage neighbourly relations, an EU spokesperson told EURACTIV.com.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU tells Ankara to stay calm, respect UN framework for Cyprus

Russian oligarchs create political party in Cyprus

By |september 29th, 2017|Cyprus, Cyprus reunification, Cyprus talks, EU-Russia relations, News, oligarchs, Russia|

Russian oligarchs who have acquired Cypriot citizenship have created a new political party in Cyprus, which supports further UN talks on the future of the divided island and aims to take part in the next European elections in 2019.

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Cyprus president: Turkish side acting ‘outside UN parameters’ in reunification talks

By |avgust 11th, 2017|Cyprus problem, Cyprus reunification, Cyprus talks, gas hubs, News, oil drilling|

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades expressed his willingness to return to the negotiations for a solution to the Cyprus problem after the failure of the talks last month.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Cyprus president: Turkish side acting ‘outside UN parameters’ in reunification talks