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Cyprus president ill, to skip EU summit
Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades was hospitalised in Brussels with high blood pressure Thursday and asked Greece's premier to stand in for him at an EU summit, the government said. "After prolonged nosebleeds the president... was admitted early in the morning to a hospital in Brussels where it was found that the incident is due to high blood pressure," an official statement said. The 68-year ...(10/23/2014 12:44:00 PM)
Cyprus: crews locate small plane wreckage, bodies
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The bodies of two people have been found near wreckage belonging to a small aircraft that vanished over the Mediterranean Sea while en route to Beirut from Cyprus, the defense minister said Thursday.(10/23/2014 10:34:37 AM)
Cyprus to block Turkey's EU bid over gas dispute
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — European Union member Cyprus will oppose any progress in Turkey's ongoing talks to join the 28-nation bloc in response to a Turkish gas search in waters where Cyprus has already licensed companies to drill, an official said Tuesday.(10/21/2014 11:11:52 AM)
Cyprus president hospitalized in Brussels
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The president of Cyprus was admitted to a hospital in Brussels on Thursday and unable to attend a European Union summit there.(10/23/2014 5:23:45 AM)
Cyprus official says search crews located wreckage of vanished plane, 2 aboard still missing
The chief of Cyprus' aircraft accidents board says search crews have found wreckage belonging to a small aircraft that vanished while en route to Beirut, Lebanon, from the east Mediterranean island.(10/23/2014 4:23:57 AM)
Cyprus says Turkish vessel encroaching on its offshore gas areas
* Turkey doesn't recognise Greek Cypriot claim in area NICOSIA, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Cyprus said on Monday a Turkish research vessel had encroached on an area off its southern coast where it is searching for gas, and it was preparing counter-measures in an escalating row over rights to hydrocarbons in the eastern Mediterranean. Cyprus, a member of the European Union, has become particularly keen ...(10/20/2014 10:13:26 AM)
Cyprus president in Brussels hospital after nosebleed due to hypertension
A Cypriot official says the president of Cyprus has been admitted to a hospital in Brussels after a prolonged nosebleed that doctors said was caused by hypertension.(10/23/2014 4:38:47 AM)
Cyprus eyes legal options in gas row with Turkey
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus says it's considering additional ways to respond to Turkey's planned gas search in waters where it has already licensed companies to drill.(10/20/2014 9:59:46 AM)
Cyprus to Block Turkey's EU Entry Bid Over Gas Row
Cyprus to block progress in Turkey's EU entry bid over offshore gas search row(10/21/2014 10:00:38 AM)
Cyprus President replaced by Greek PM at EU summit
Greek President Nicos Anastasiades was hospitalised ahead of the first day of the EU summit yesterday (23 October), and was replaced at the summit by Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. This is the first time that a leader from another country replaces a colleague at the EU summit table. Anastasiades arrived in Brussels for the summit on 22 October. As Cypriot diplomats told EurActiv, the ...(10/24/2014 2:08:48 AM)
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