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Eurozone Agrees to Greece Talks in Exchange for Bailout Payments

The agreement falls short of an all-encompassing deal, but is a positive sign ahead of a meeting this week between Germany and the International Monetary Fund.
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Posted: February 20, 2017, 7:03 pm

E.U. Revisits Greek Crisis, and the Fed Releases Meeting Details

No deal on the latest stage of a bailout is expected in Brussels. Minutes from the Federal Reserve’s first 2017 meeting could offer clues to its next move on interest rates.
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Posted: February 20, 2017, 2:00 am

Greeks Turn to the Black Market as Another Bailout Showdown Looms

With taxes rising, many Greeks are closing their books but, as they join a shadow economy, not their businesses.
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Posted: February 18, 2017, 4:24 pm

The Greek Bomb in the E.U.’s Foundations

For liberal democracy, nowhere are the problems and the lack of leadership more evident.
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Posted: February 17, 2017, 1:05 pm

Greece Pressured to Improve Migrants’ Living Conditions

Human rights groups have criticized the country’s situation at its camps for migrants after protests and three deaths during cold weather.
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Posted: February 9, 2017, 6:20 pm

Worries Grow Over Euro’s Fate as Debts Smolder in Italy and Greece

Even as global stock markets climb, concerns are building that debt problems in Greece and Italy will put additional strain on the euro.
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Posted: February 8, 2017, 9:42 pm

Cyprus Fears Russian Meddling in Its Settlement Talks

Russia’s possible support for anti-establishment forces in Europe have Cypriots wondering whether it is determined to thwart a settlement between Greek and Turkish partisans.
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Posted: February 5, 2017, 5:07 pm

Turkey and Greece Trade Jabs in Island Dispute

A decades-old quarrel over two islets has flared, some say in response to a Greek court’s refusal to extradite eight Turkish airmen.
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Posted: February 1, 2017, 6:52 pm

Abandoned by America

How Trump’s executive order looks from a refugee camp in Greece.
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Posted: January 30, 2017, 3:20 pm

Greece Rejects Extradition of Turkish Soldiers

A lawyer for eight Turkish soldiers, who fled to Greece after a failed coup, described the Supreme Court ruling against their extradition as “a great victory for European values and Greek justice.”
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Posted: January 26, 2017, 5:05 pm

Cyprus

World news about Cyprus. Breaking news and archival information about its people, politics and economy from The New York Times.

Cyprus Fears Russian Meddling in Its Settlement Talks

Russia’s possible support for anti-establishment forces in Europe have Cypriots wondering whether it is determined to thwart a settlement between Greek and Turkish partisans.
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Posted: February 5, 2017, 5:07 pm

Erdogan Says Turkish Troops Will Stay in Cyprus ‘Forever’

After peace talks among Turkey, Greece and Britain, the Turkish president said soldiers would not leave Cyprus unless Greek troops pulled out.
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Posted: January 13, 2017, 10:35 pm

Erdogan Says Troops Will Be in Cyprus ‘Forever,’ Complicating Hopes of Reuniting

The Turkish leader, however, often takes a firmer line with domestic audiences than with foreign ones, and diplomats said they remained cautiously optimistic.
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Posted: January 13, 2017, 7:00 pm

‘Symbol of Hope’: U.N. Chief Says Deal to End Cyprus Divide Could Be Near

At talks in Geneva, representatives of Britain, Greece and Turkey met with Cypriot leaders from both sides of the island nation, which has been divided since 1974.
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Posted: January 12, 2017, 9:27 pm

As the E.U.’s Language Roster Swells, So Does the Burden

The European Union spends about $1 billion a year on services related to its 24 official languages. Some want to add Turkish — and perhaps drop English.
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Posted: January 4, 2017, 2:11 pm

Cyprus Peace Talks End With Each Side Blaming the Other

Negotiations to end a decades-old division between Greek and Turkish Cypriots broke down Tuesday, and no date was set for a new round of talks.
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Posted: November 23, 2016, 12:16 am

Cyprus: Why One of the World’s Most Intractable Conflicts Continues

The island nation has been divided since 1974 in a complex dispute. Leaders of both sides began five days of talks on Monday to resolve it.
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Posted: November 8, 2016, 12:10 am

Egyptian Who Hijacked Jet Is Ordered Deported From Cyprus

Seif Eldin Mustafa had forced the EgyptAir plane to divert, claiming that he was wearing an explosive vest and demanding to see his former wife.
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Posted: September 30, 2016, 2:42 pm

Shootout in Cyprus Resort Town Kills at Least 3

At least three people were killed and two were wounded in the resort town of Ayia Napa, the police said.
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Posted: June 24, 2016, 2:00 am

Love Story? Ex-Wife Calls EgyptAir Hijacker Abusive

Marina Paraschos, who divorced Seif Eldin Mustafa 25 years ago, said he was “dangerous and unpredictable.”
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Posted: March 31, 2016, 3:48 pm

 

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