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    18 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... first choice - fell through last month. Malas - who served as a health minister during Akel-backed Demetris Christofias' administration - fulfilled the party's criteria for a presidential candidate, said Kyprianou. "He stands a chance of being ...

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    Monday | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... of euro in damage as well as weeks of rolling blackouts, occurred during the presidency of AKEL's Demetris Christofias. Currently head of a research group at The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Malas served in the government of Cyprus as ...

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    Jun 17, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... spending rose by 16.8% in that year. Moreover, under the presidencies of Tassos Papadopoulos and Demetris Christofias, spending carried on rising every year after that, before taking a tumble from 2012, when Christofias was forced to make cuts to ...

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  4. Cyprus Property: A recipe for disaster?Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Financial Mirror

    ... booming, especially the real estate sector, no particular effort was undertaken to exploit this. Then Demetris Christofias's government took over who seemed to be against the scheme during which the government reviewed around 15 cases, ...

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    Jun 9, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... currently serves on the board of Bank of Cyprus as a senior independent director. With the exception of Demetris Christofias in 2008, Akel has never put forward a party member for president. But his disastrous administration led to the once ...

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    May 24, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... of power and extend equitable treatment to Turkish and Greek nationals in Cyprus. Former leaders Demetris Christofias and Mehmet Ali Talat had agreed "to extend to Turkish citizens, treatment as close as possible to the results of the enjoyment of ...

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    May 22, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Former Cyprus president Demetris Christofias staged a walk-out protest during Monday's crucial National Council briefing after accusing President Nicos Anastasiades of "not returning my calls". Christofias - who served as president of Cyprus between 2008 and 2013 before being replaced by Anastasiades - told reporters on Monday that he was upset with Kyriakou had served on Christofias' security detail before he was appointed deputy police chief.

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    Apr 20, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The civil lawsuit against former president Demetris Christofias is taking an unexpected turn, with the plaintiff accusing the defendant of giving a contradictory testimony in court. During the latest hearing at the Nicosia District Court, the attorney representing former Omonia boss and building contractor Miltiades Neophytou told the judge that Christofias referenced non-submitted evidence during the trial.

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    Apr 16, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... early this year. He seemed to believe the left-wingers, who are still paying the price for the failed Demetris Christofias administration, would have no other realistic option. However, Lillikas is persona non-grata for many left-wingers because he ...

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  10. Blocking the end-gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... by Turkey is not new. It was agreed "in principle"and put on paper during the negotiations between Demetris Christofias and Menhmet Ali Talat in January 2010. The particular document, though, had a provision that it would be "done in a way that the ...

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  11. Cyprus blueprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    We first heard that the talks for a settlement are Cypriot owned in 2008, when the negotiations between then President Demetris Christofias and Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat had just begun. We have been hearing this motto for almost a decade.

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    Feb 3, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... Nicos Anastasiades, ex-Turkish Cypriot leaders Dervis Eroglu and Mehmet Ali Talat, ex-President Demetris Christofias and Archbishop Chrystomos II. The magazine which is known for its anti-solution rhetoric is owned by Ufuk Akan Ucay, the president ...

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  13. Turk equality cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... in the event of a solution had been agreed in principle by former Cypriot leaders Mehmet Ali Talat and Demetris Christofias, on condition that it did not affect the demographic structure of the island. But positions at the table seem to be ...

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    Jan 26, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... back several years during the previous government administration. As it turns out, former President Demetris Christofias' Cabinet had opted to stick with local bus companies during a huge overhaul of public transportation, even though European ...

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  15. Cyprus Editorial: Not my protestRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Financial Mirror

    ... "not my president", just as not so many gathered at the presidential palace in July 2011 to demand that Demetris Christofias resign over his administration's involvement in the deadly Mari naval base blast. Few have also protested against this or ...

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  16. Paphos lawyers 'failed to hand over Town Hall cash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... 24-hours, setting up a new record. The Inland Revenue Department is set to investigate ex-president Demetris Christofias following allegations of tax evasion by former Omonia boss and civil contractor Miltiades Neophytou in the on-going civil ...

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    Jan 12, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... the two leaders to reach a deal. ACh The Inland Revenue Department is set to investigate ex-president Demetris Christofias following allegations of tax evasion by former Omonia boss and civil contractor Miltiades Neophytou in the on-going civil ...

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    Jan 12, 2017 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The Inland Revenue Department is set to investigate ex-president Demetris Christofias following allegations of tax evasion by former Omonia boss and civil contractor Miltiades Neophytou in the on-going civil lawsuit. Finance Ministry Permanent Secretary Christos Patsalides confirmed the investigation in a letter to parliament on December 15, 2016, but omitted details due to the private nature of the details.

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  19. Dark Room: Hypocrisy and wild fantasiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... concluding that the TC leader is "selling out Cyprus for a Nobel prize". Meanwhile, former president Demetris Christofias made an extraordinary announcement this week. In an interview with a Greek TV station, he revealed that, in July 2012, he had ...

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  20. Nicosia derby -- more than just a football gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... title when the communist party was in power, supported by then president and unabashed Omonia fan Demetris Christofias. A former friend and Omonia chairman told a court recently that Christofias encouraged him to go on a spending spree that helped ...

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