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  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Athens sees Cyprus talks progressing despite lack of deal in Geneva

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    The historic Conference on Cyprus, launched last week in Geneva to discuss the issues of security and guarantees, ended on Thursday without a deal but with a decision to continue discussions at a technical level on Jan 18 before re-convening at a political level again.

  • Photo by TP via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/5WRaRc Athens, Nicosia buoyed by EU role in Cyprus talks

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    The European Council’s decision on Thursday that the EU should participate in the upcoming Cyprus Conference in Switzerland was well received by Athens and Nicosia.

  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos Cyprus talks resume, putting spotlight on Greece and Turkey amid tension

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    Thursday’s agreement between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci to resume talks appears a pre-cursor to a flurry of activity on the Cyprus issue ahead of the conference that will include the guarantor powers on January 12.

  • Photo by Panayiotis Tzamaros Lesvos tragedy, Erdogan threat ratchet up refugee crisis pressure

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Two people were killed and another two seriously injured in a fire apparently caused by a cooking accident at the Moria refugee camp on Lesvos, highlighting the continuing challenges the Greek government faces in dealing with the refugee crisis and increasing the pressure on Athens at a time when it is fearful of migrants arriving in larger numbers.

  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos Impasse in Cyprus talks puts Athens and Ankara on the spot

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    It seems that Greece and Turkey will have to take on the burden of getting Cyprus reunification talks moving again after the process hit a wall on Monday, when Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci failed to agree on property claims in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland.

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