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Cyprus Gas Conflict - Turkish survey vessel off Cape Greco

Cyprus Gas Conflict – Turkish survey vessel off Cape Greco

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Turkish survey vessel off Cape Greco

Barbaros shipThe Turkish research vessel Barbaros was on Monday morning said to be off the coast of Cape Greco [between the towns of Ayia Napa and Protaras in South Cyprus] as Ankara appeared to make good on its threat to carry out surveys in the area of [South] Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone.

The Barbaros is accompanied by supporting vessels M/V Bravo and M/V Deep…

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Words of the Week 34/2014 - Henry Ford

Words of the Week 34/2014 – Henry Ford

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Words of the Week 34/2014 Henry Ford

Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. Although Ford did not invent the automobile or the assembly line, he developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle class Americans could afford. In…

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TRNC News Today 17th October 2014 - Eroğlu : “Anastasiades leads Cyprus problem to a new deadlock”

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TRNC News Today 17th October 2014 Eroğlu : “Suspension of the negotiations by Anastasiades leads Cyprus problem to a new deadlock”

At the opening ceremony of the ‘4th International Cyprus Symposium’ hosted by Eastern Mediterranean Dervis Eroglu 10University, President Dr. Dervis Eroglu underlined that suspension of the negotiations by the Greek Cypriot leader Anastasiades led Cyprus problem to a new deadlock.

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Cyprus Conflict - Russia Naval Exercise ‘no Coincidence’ to Turkish Actions

Cyprus Conflict – Russia Naval Exercise ‘no Coincidence’ to Turkish Actions

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Russia naval exercise ‘no coincidence’ to Turkish actions

Intro by Ralph Kratzer

Cyprus Gas CrisisOver the last decades one always had the feeling that the so-called “Great Powers”, like USA and Russia, and the rest of the world had little interest in divided Cyprus and the resulting conflict between Turkish and Greek Cypriots. The island was apparently only interesting as a military base or as a hub for spying…

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21 Facts About The Human Body

21 Facts About The Human Body

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21 Facts About The Human Body

By Ralph Kratzer

Hello reader, I hope you don’t mind me saying, but you have an amazing body!

That’s not a clumsy compliment, I really mean your body is a marvel of nature. It’s something we take for granted everyday, but the human body is a remarkably complex machine. It’s capable of things that are absolutely astonishing. Here are 21 facts about the human body.

Eye1.…

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TRNC News Today 16th October 2014 - Greek Cypriots’ demand to return to North refused by USA Federal Court

TRNC News Today 16th October 2014 – Greek Cypriots’ demand to return to North refused by USA Federal Court

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TRNC News Today 16th October 2014 Greek Cypriots’ demand to return to North refused by USA Federal Court

After Europe, it also became a case-law in the USA, that the Greek Cypriots has no right to return to the North. USA Federal Court refused the Greek Cypriots’ demand to return to North Cyprus and / or being compensated, on 9 October 2014.

The Greek Cypriots tried their chance in the USA as…

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The Main Event on BRT Radio 18/10/2014 - Michael Raine

The Main Event on BRT Radio 18/10/2014 – Michael Raine

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The Main Event with Denise Phillips  Michael Raine   By Denise Phillips

This week on The Main Event my guest is Michael Raine who is an accomplished artist as well as being an It's An Ill Windactor and author and he will be telling us about his book “It’s An Ill Wind”.

Peter and I will be chatting about his many artistic skills and he will also be talking about his favourite music which will include some songs…

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North Cyprus Events Calendar from 16th October 2014

North Cyprus Events Calendar from 16th October 2014

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Events Calendar – Issue 42/2014 16th October 2014

By Margaret Sheard….

A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus in 2014. For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, please contact me on margaret.cyprushome@hotmail.com

2014

Music Note

  For full list of event gigs throughout the year for Andrew Sings….. click here

  18th…

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What’s New on BRT2 Television 18/10/2014 - Peter Wills

What’s New on BRT2 Television 18/10/2014 – Peter Wills

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Television News from BRT2 Peter Wills By Can Gazi

This week’s A Cup of Conversation programme features Peter Wills who is the TRNC representative of the Golden Island International Film Festival and he will  be telling us all about this great event.Peter Wills

He appeared as an extra and actor in several British television series and dramas and had minor roles in two feature length movies before re-locating…

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Vox Pop on BRT Television 19/10/2014 - Svetlana Ziuzina

Vox Pop on BRT Television 19/10/2014 – Svetlana Ziuzina

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Svetlana Ziuzina

By Engin Dervişağa

For my next Vox Pop show, I returned to  the fascinating Old Intimacy by Svetlana ZinzinaRound Tower In Kyrenia High Street to talk to Svetlana Ziuzina who manages this fascinating gallery of art, photographs and local handicrafts.

Svetlana Ziuzina was born in Berdiansk in the Ukraine and graduated from the Art and Design State Academy in Kharkov. She has lived and…

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