By Chris Elliott… Thursday evening the 24th May I received the very sad news that a dear friend, Terry Carter, the founder of the 112 Emergency Service Volunteers in North Cyprus had passed away at 18.30pm in the UK after a short battle with cancer.
The TRNC Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage, the European Commission and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have jointly announced that conservation works on the St. Mary Church of Armenians and St. Mary Church of Carmel have been completed.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım stated that the Greek Cypriot Administration’s unilateral hydrocarbon exploration activities in the Eastern Mediterranean exemplify the narrow-minded approach of the Greek Cypriot side.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay has said that Turkish Cypriots will attend all possible international platforms in order to express the views of the Turkish Cypriot people.
TRNC Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs stated that developments in Palestine have shown once again that the UN Security Council is selectively blind to such unacceptable incidents, which underlines the fact that security arrangements left to these international organisations are incapable of preventing such tragedies.
President Mustafa Akıncı has stated that the US Government’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and the relocation of the US Embassy to Jerusalem, is not a common sense move, and one which ignores historical facts and represents a significant blow to peace efforts in the region.
President Mustafa Akıncı will pay a short visit to İstanbul tomorrow (18th May) to attend the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Extraordinary Meeting, upon receiving an invitation from the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
By Richard Beale ….. Another appeal and yes it’s easy to disregard this post but please spare a few minutes looking at it. Esentepe Football Stadium seems to have become a dumping home for unwanted puppies and dogs. We have another one at the Stadium, No 4, we have been very lucky to find […]