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Cyprus talks focus on security

The thirty fifth round of discussions of the United Nations-backed talks between Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders focussed on the issue of security.

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Opening of new check point: a positive move forward in Cyprus

The opening of the crossing point at Limnitis augurs well for the talks between the Greek and Turkish communities in Cyprus.

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Cyprus talks bring opening of Liminitis crossing closer

Establishing a crossing at Liminitis to allow movement to and from the northern Turkish occupied areas of Cyprus were the major topic of discussion at the latest meeting betwee

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Miliband calls for bizonal solution on Cyprus division

Britain’s Foreign Secretary David Miliband last week expressed his support for a Cyprus settlement in the form of “a bizonal, bicommunal joint entity” following talks with his Gree

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Transplants up

The death of an Australian has seen an increase in heart and lung transplants in Greece.

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Talat double books meeting

The Cyprus talks were postponed last week because the Turkish leader Mehmet Ali Talat had meetings with international diplomats.

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Cyprus talks continue

The leaders of the two communities in Cyprus, President of the Republic Demetris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat, continued their UN-led direct negotiations