N. Cyprus: Forest fire breaks out amid high temperature

A forest fire broke out in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC)'s coastal city of Girne on Sunday, as heat waves...

EU mission launches French and Greek vessels to enforce Libya embargo

The Greek frigate Hydra is to join two French vessels in patrols as part of the EU’s Operation Irini, the bloc’s naval...

Turkish Petroleum seeking Libya exploration permit -Anadolu

Turkish Petroleum (TPAO) has applied to Libya for an exploration permit in the eastern Mediterranean, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported on Thursday.

Cyprus establishes new rules to support crew changeovers

The Cyprus Shipping deputy minister, Natasa Pilides, has formally announced that new and procedures to facilitate crew changes in Cyprus during the...

‘Turkish Cypriots determined not to make concessions’

A joint declaration by the Greek Cypriot administration and non-regional countries will not have any impact on Turkish Cypriots’ determination to protect...

6.0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Crete, Greece

At the moment, authorities have not released official information about any damage inflicted by the tremor, or victims from the earthquake.

The recent developments in Libya could have a significant impact on the country’s future

A major development in the Eastern Mediterranean on Friday distracted international relations experts from the COVID-19 pandemic and turned all eyes to...

Malta, Accused of Disabling Migrant Boat, Flouts Port Closure by Rescuing Sinking Vessel...

A group of North African migrants aboard a sinking vessel off the coast of Malta in the Mediterranean Sea were brought ashore...

Religious heads breach Cyprus divide for virus prayers

Christian and Muslim religious leaders reached out Friday across the divided island of Cyprus in a rare show of unity for prayers...

Greek police fire teargas on Turkish border at migrants

Greek police fired teargas against groups of migrants throwing stones on its border with Turkey, live images from Greece’s Skai TV showed.

Coronavirus: Four checkpoints to close for seven days as government steps up measures

Four checkpoints on the Green Line will close for seven days as part of increased measures to prepare for a possible coronavirus...

Cyprus and Norway preparing to sign energy MoU

Cyprus and Norway began preparations on Friday to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on energy issues, that will contain provisions...

Round Table Meeting in Maraş Under Way

The round table meeting has begun in the fenced-off town of Maraş/Varosha this morning. Attending the meeting are TRNC...

Austria blocking EU Libya sea patrols over migrants, diplomats say

Italy is prepared to consider a resumption of maritime patrols in the Mediterranean, a senior official said, but diplomats said Austria is...

Greece aims to outflank Turkey in Mediterranean

Greece has sought to bolster its Mediterranean presence in recent weeks in response to heightened tension with Turkey, ramping up its meanoeuvres but sparking...