Nicosia, Cyprus Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Turkey will not have more refugees after EU deal, says Turkish PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, EU Council President Donald Tusk and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker shake hands at the end of an EU summit in Brussels. AFP photo EU leaders and Turkey's prime minister approved a controversial deal to curb the huge flow of asylum seekers to Europe, with all migrants arriving A recent deal between Turkey and the European Union for curbing the influx of migrants that has plunged Europe into its biggest refugee crisis since the end of World War II does not mean Turkey will get back the refugees from Europe, Turkey's prime minister has said.

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  2. Here are the challenges facing the EU-Turkey dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A deal between the European Union and Turkey meant to curb the flow of migrants into Europe in return for financial and political rewards could unravel within months because neither side looks able to deliver on its commitments. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and European Council President Donald Tusk wore relieved smiles on Friday as they sealed a pact for Ankara to take back all migrants and refugees who cross to Greece in exchange for more money, faster visa-free travel for Turks and slightly accelerated EU membership talks.

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  3. EU-Turkey Migrant Deal: Europe Facing 'Herculean Task', Juncker SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Sofia News Agency

    Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker during a news conference at the end of a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, March 18, 2016. Photo The EU will disburse EUR 3 B to Turkey until 2018 for Syrian refugees and will allocate as much additionally after that period, the EU and Turkey 's leaders have announced.

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  4. Turkey clinch deal to return migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    Undated Ministry of Defence handout file photo of HMS Enterprise as David Cameron wants to deploy the Royal Navy vessel close to the coast of Libya to deter thousands of migrants from embarking on the perilous sea journey to Europe this summer. EU leaders have approved a controversial deal with Turkey aimed at halting illegal migration flows to Europe in return for financial and political rewards for Ankara.

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  5. EU, Turkey clinch deal to stop flow of migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Turkey's Prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu, left, talks with French President Francois Hollande, right, and Britain Prime minister David Cameron, centre, during the European Union summit at the EU Headquarters in Brussels on March 18, Photo - AFP Turkey's Prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu, left, talks with French President Francois Hollande, right, and Britain Prime minister David Cameron, centre, during the European Union summit at the EU Headquarters in Brussels on March 18, Photo - AFP In a bid to avoid further overcrowding, hundreds of refugees who landed from the Greek islands at Piraeus on March 18 were boarded on buses and sent to relocation camps near Ionnina, northwestern Greece.

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  6. Explainer: Four Obstacles To An EU-Turkey Migrant DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Children wrapped in blankets stand in a harbor as migrants and refugees arrive on the Greek island of Lesbos while crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey earlier this month. Hundreds if thousands of migrants have made a similar journey from Turkey, which is struggling to host 2.7 million registered refugees from Syria, plus an unknown number of unregistered refugees.

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  7. Northern Cyprus - unspoilt by touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    STANDING at the checkpoint in Nicosia, the last divided city in the world where the buffer zone, or Green Line as it is known, separates north and south Cyprus, there's an air of informality as a group of policemen chat to passers by. With trepidation, I show my passport to an official at the kiosk to cross the border, opened in 2003, from north to south Cyprus.

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  8. The Latest: Turkey says deal with EU has humanitarian factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Migrants get a ride in a Greek villager's truck up a muddy road after they were turned back from Macedonia, north of Idomeni, Greece, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Hundreds of migrants and refugees walked out Monday of an overcrowded camp on the Greek-Macedonian border Monday, determined to use a dangerous crossing to head north but were returned to Greece.

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  9. Turkey Not Recognizing Cyprus Is Inconceivable, Says Armenian PresidentRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Groong

    TURKEY NOT RECOGNIZING CYPRUS IS INCONCEIVABLE, SAYS ARMENIAN PRESIDENT Speaking on a settlement over Nagorno-Karabakh with Azerbaijan, President Sargsyan expressed his appreciation over Cyprus` steady support of the efforts undertaken by the OSCE Minsk Group. By Antonios Gkildakisâ~@¢ Thursday, 17 March, 2016 The fact that Turkey does not recognize the Republic of Cyprus is inconceivable, said on Wednesday the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, while reiterating Yerevan`s steady support for a Cyprus solution.

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  10. President Anastasiades Pledges To Enhance Relations With ArmeniaRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Groong

    PRESIDENT ANASTASIADES PLEDGES TO ENHANCE RELATIONS WITH ARMENIA Armenians in Cyprus soon became established as highly educated people, people of the arts and sciences, able business people, excellent craftsmen and pioneering professionals, he noted. CYPRUS - FAMAGUSTA GAZETTEâ~@¢ Wednesday, 16 March, 2016 President Anastasiades has pledged to personally work to secure deepening of cooperation between Cyprus and Armenia.

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  11. EU 'more cautious than optimistic' on chances of Turkey migration dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Elderly women carry sacks past an armed government soldier as they leave their houses during clashes in central Diyarbakir on March 17, 2016. Elderly women carry sacks past an armed government soldier as they leave their houses during clashes in central Diyarbakir on March 17, 2016.

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  12. EU leaders battle to save deal on curbing influx of migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Independent.ie

    EU leaders were last night battling to salvage a deal designed to stem the flow of migrants from Turkey to Europe. They struggled to agree on the details of an accord they hoped would "break the business model" of people smugglers and "offer migrants an alternative to putting their lives at risk" at sea, where 464 people have died or gone missing this year alone.

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  13. Cyprus threatens to veto Turkey-EU refugee dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Cyprus will veto a planned EU-Turkey deal on refugees unless Ankara recognises the country's Greek Cypriot government, President Nicos Anastasiades told euronews in an interview on Thursday. Last week, Germany brokered a deal with the Turkish government that would see migrants who reach Greece from Turkey sent back.

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  14. E.U. leaders gather for summit amid growing doubts that refugee deal can stickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Washington Post

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  15. Cyprus president sees possible 'compromise' in EU-Turkey dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Peninsula

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker welcomes Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades before to their bilateral meeting at the EU Headquarters in Brussels on March 16, 2016. / AFP / JOHN THYS Brussels: Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said Thursday that a compromise was possible on an EU-Turkey deal on the migration crisis at a summit in Brussels, days after threatening to block the accord over his country's tense relations with Turkey.

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  16. EU scrambles for migrant deal with Turkey : March 17, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Daily Times

    European Union's leaders began a difficult summit on Thursday to push for a crucial agreement with Turkey to curb massive migration crisis despite threats by Cyprus to quash the deal. The proposed plan, which would make Turkey a central pillar of the divided EU's response to the crisis, had been hailed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel as the "first real chance" to end an influx of refugees and migrants.

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  17. CYPRUS: No new chapters for TurkeyRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    "The Republic of Cyprus will not consent to the opening of any chapters, if Turkey does not fulfil its obligations as per the Negotiating Framework and the Ankara Protocol," President Anastasiades said after meeting Tusk in Nicosia. "It is unwarranted, counter-productive, not to mention unacceptable, not by President Tusk, to shift the burden of responsibility for the migration crisis on my shoulders or on the shoulders of the Republic of Cyprus," he said.

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  18. Turkey, Greece vow intensified joint effort to stem illegal migrant flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Turkey and Greece vowed close cooperation Tuesday on a plan to send back migrants rejected by Europe, laying aside historic differences in an agreement they hope will end illegal flows of people across the Aegean Sea. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told a joint news conference with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu that the readmission agreement would help to reduce the "unbearable flow" into Europe.

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  19. USA's Emmons claims gold at the 50m Rifle 3 positions Men final, Bangkok's last matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... finished atop of the overall medals standings of the competition. The ISSF World Cup Series moves now on to Nicosia, Cyprus. The 2016 ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Bangkok finished in style, with an exciting 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men final, ...

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  20. The Latest: Hungary seeks to cut rights of asylum-seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, shakes hands with European Council President Donald Tusk for the media before a meeting in Istanbul, Friday, March 4, 2016. Tusk said Thursday it is up to Turkey to decide what further measures it can take to reduce the flow of migrants but says many in Europe favor a mechanism that would allow the "fast and large-scale" shipment of migrants back to Turkey and such a mechanism would "effectively break the business model of the smugglers.

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