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Stepping Over the Border in Divided Cyprus

Benjamin Moe | Posted 04.01.2015 | Impact
Benjamin Moe

On the 11th of March, a group of artists gathered on the northern side of Nicosia, the last divided capital city in the world. They were all there to take part in a European Union-funded residency, aiming to bridge the border between the Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot communities.

Greek And Turkish Cypriots Find Common Ground In Effort To Restore Dilapidated Monastery

Reuters | MICHELE KAMBAS | Posted 11.29.2014 | Religion

(Reuters) - On a remote outcrop in divided Cyprus, Greeks and Turks have put aside decades of enmity to restore their shared cultural heritage, batter...

Unraveling the Mushroom Theory in Cyprus

Marina Theodotou | Posted 04.25.2012 | World
Marina Theodotou

It seems that the various local politicians are holding self-built compasses wrought with personal dogmas, unreliable and rusty and they are guiding the emotionally charged masses to nowhere... perhaps a bit like the emotionally and strategically blind leading the blind?

Turkish Cypriots Voice is Heard Loudly, Even if Turkey Wants to Close its Ears

Thanos Dimadis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Thanos Dimadis

In one of his recent statements, the Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, referring to the Cyprus problem, once again insisted on denying real...

Tassos Papadopoulos, Cyprus Ex-Cyprus police say found corpse could be ex-leader

AP | MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Cypriot police acting on a tipoff found a body at a Nicosia cemetery that they believe could be the stolen corpse of former pr...

Greek Cypriots 'Can Reclaim Land' In Turkish Controlled Area: EU Court

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The EU's top court has backed the right of a Greek Cypriot to reclaim land in Turkish-controlled northern Cyprus that has since been sold to a UK coup...