On the final leg of his journey from Iraq to Europe, Hawye Rasool Saleh paid 400 euros ($457) borrowed from his best friend to a smuggler who would help him across the cease-fire line of ethnically split Cyprus.
Russia on Wednesday warned authorities in Cyprus not to allow the U.S. military to deploy on their territory, saying such a move would draw a Russian reaction and result in "dangerous and destabilizing consequences" for the Mediterranean island.
Nine-year-old Miles imagines himself a Manchester United player as he kicks a ball down Clarendon Road, a lonely street in a corner of this British military base on Cyprus that's been his home all his life.
A missing piece of ancient Byzantine art stolen from Cyprus four decades ago was handed back this week by a renowned Dutch art detective. Arthur Brand – dubbed the “Indiana Jones of the art world” – found the piece in the possession of an unwitting British family. The recovery of the artwork, which is valued...
Legend has it that the intricate needlework used in embroidery known as 'Lefkaritiko lace' was of such high quality that Leonardo Da Vinci himself bought a tablecloth when he visited this mountainous village in the late 15th century and gifted it to Milan's cathedral.
Turkey warned energy companies on
Sunday against working with the Greek Cypriot government in
carrying out exploratory drilling in the eastern Mediterranean,
saying such activities could damage regional stability.
Turkey warned energy companies on Sunday against working with the Greek Cypriot government in carrying out exploratory drilling in the eastern Mediterranean, saying such activities could damage regional stability.
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