President’s Office Director seeks international community intervention against new Turkish faits accomplis in Cyprus

The international community that condemns Turkey's actions in Cyprus must intervene to prevent any new faits accomplis that Turkey wishes to impose, said Petros Demetriou on Sunday, Director of the Office of the President of the Republic. He was addressing the first official screening of the documentary "Memories of Occupied…

European Environment Commissioner reminds citizens of the Nature Restoration Law, on the occasion of Biodiversity day

EU Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries Virginijus Sinkevičius reminds citizens of the actions by the EC in order to restore EU’s ecosystems. In a Tweet on Sunday, on the occasion of Biodiversity day the Commissioner said that the European Commission will put forward a proposal for legally binding EU…

Cyprus Department of Meteorology – Forecast for the sea area of Cyprus (A)

FOR THE PERIOD FROM 0600 22/05/2022 UNTIL 0600 23/05/2022 Area covered is 8 kilometers seawards. Winds are in BEAUFORT scale. Times are local times. Atmospheric pressure at the time of issue: 1008hPa (hectopascal) Weak low pressure is affecting the area. The weather will be at times partly cloudy with local…

Government is trying to deal with Turkish deadlocks and provocative plans, Cypriot official says

Cyprus’ government, addressing the international community at every opportunity, is trying to tackle the deadlocks and provocative plans of Turkey, which seeks to create two states on the island and which is proceeding with illegal interventions in the fenced-off area of Turkish occupied Famagusta, the Council of Ministers Secretary, Theodosis…

EU has the largest coordinated network of protected areas in the world, known as Natura 2000

The EU has the largest coordinated network of protected areas in the world, known as Natura 2000, consisting of around 27 000 terrestrial and marine sites protected under the Habitats Directive and the Birds Directive (known as “the Nature Directives”). In addition, EU Member States have protected large portions of…

Cyprus Department of Meteorology – Forecast for the Sea Area of Cyprus (B)

FOR THE PERIOD FROM 1200 22/05/2022 UNTIL 1200 23/05/2022 Area covered is 8 kilometers seawards. Winds are in BEAUFORT scale. Times are local times. Atmospheric pressure at the time of issue: 1008hPa (hectopascal) Weak low pressure is affecting the area. The weather will be at times partly cloudy with local…

Cyprus Department of Meteorology – Forecast for the sea area of Cyprus (A)

FOR THE PERIOD FROM 0600 21/05/2022 UNTIL 0600 22/05/2022 Area covered is 8 kilometers seawards. Winds are in BEAUFORT scale. Times are local times. Atmospheric pressure at the time of issue: 1014hPa (hectopascal) Weak low pressure is affecting the area. The weather will be mainly fine. Visibility: Good Sea surface…

Shedding light on the fate of Cyprus’ missing persons remains a top priority, Presidential Commissioner says

Finding out about what happened to the missing persons and those killed during Turkey’s invasion of Cyprus in 1974 remains a top priority for the Governments of Cyprus and Greece, Presidential Commissioner for Humanitarian Issues and Overseas Cypriots, Photis Photiou, said on Saturday during an event on missing persons. In…

Cyprus supports efforts to reintegrate Ukraine’s agricultural production in the world markets

Given the significant reliance on Ukraine’s grain and wheat, Cyprus supports the efforts to reintegrate its agricultural production in the world markets to the benefit of the producing country and the populations most at risk, Cyprus Permanent Permanent Representative to the UN Andreas Hadjichrysanthou said on Thursday, during an Open…