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Remarks by the Government Spokesman, Mr. Nicos Christodoulides, following the meeting of the National Council

Remarks by the Government Spokesman, Mr. Nicos Christodoulides, following the meeting of the National Council “In the same atmosphere of complete agreement that prevailed during yesterday’s session of the National Council, the members decided today the following measures for immediate implementation with regard to the continuing violation of the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus in its Exclusive Economic Zone by Turkey. 1. Denunciation of Turkey by the President of the Republic at the European Council, which convenes on October 23 and 24, for the purpose of the condemnation of Turkey’s illegal activities and the violation of the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus in its Exclusive Economic Zone. 2. The Republic of Cyprus will make use, in various international fora, of its status as a member state of the European Union, through the adoption of measures, which will bring about a cost to Turkey for its illegal activities. 3. The Republic of Cyprus will not consent to the opening of any new chapter in Turkey’s accession process. 4. Study of the possibility of recourse to the Security Council of the United Nations. -21.10.2014

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The Armed Forces of the Republic of Cyprus and the State of Israel conducted the exercise “Onisilos-Gedeon 2/2014”

The Ministry of the Defence announces that today, 21st of October 2014, the Armed Forces of the Republic of Cyprus and the State of Israel conducted the exercise “Onisilos-Gedeon-2/2014” successfully, in the framework of their annual cooperation plan of joint exercises between the two armed forces. The exercise took place in Nicosia FIR, in the wider region of Paphos -Troodos, with the participation of National Guard personnel and resources, as well as various types of Israeli Air Force aircrafts. -21.10.2014




The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts a workshop

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) are co-hosting a workshop on “Strengthening the Rule of Law Compliant Criminal Justice Responses to Terrorism”. The workshop will take place in Nicosia on 22-23 October, with the participation of officers from the public sector and embassies accredited to Cyprus. Ambassador Pantias Eliades, Political Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will deliver opening remarks. During the workshop, distinguished speakers will examine ways of strengthening the rule of law in effectively combating possible terrorist threats. -21.10.2014




Meeting of the Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment with the Ambassador of Cuba

The Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment, Mr Nicos Kouyialis, met today with the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to Cyprus, Mr Aramis Fuente Hernández, at the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment. During the meeting, Mr Kouyialis had the opportunity to discuss with the Ambassador regarding various policy issues pertaining to his Ministry areas of competence. At the meeting, the two men decided the activation of the Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in agricultural issues, which was signed previously between the Government of the Republic of Cyprus and the Government of the Republic of Cuba. -21.10.2014

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The Minister of Health will visit Moscow to promote health tourism

The Minister of Health, Mr Philippos Patsalis, will head a Cyprus delegation visiting Moscow tomorrow, 22 October, to participate in the Forum “Cyprus – Russian Health and Wellness Forum”. Through its contacts in the Russian capital the delegation will seek to promote health tourism in Cyprus and place the country on the map as an international health centre. The visit constitutes an initiative of the Cyprus Health Services Promotion Board in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism and the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and is supported by the Ministry of Health. During his stay in Moscow, Minister Patsalis will make a presentation on “Cyprus – An International Health Centre”. - 21.10.2014

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Foreign Trade Statistics January – July 2014

The Statistical Service of Cyprus announces that it has published the new monthly electronic publication “Intra-Extra E.U Trade Statistics (by commodity and country)” for January-July 2014. It includes detailed quantity and value data on imports/arrivals and exports/dispatches of domestically produced goods and foreign goods classified by the 6th digit commodity code and by partner country. The monthly electronic publication “Intra-Extra E.U Trade Statistics (by commodity and country)” for January – July 2014 is available for download free of charge from the website of the Statistical Service, under the Section “Publications”. -21.10.2014




President of the Republic sends letter to UN Secretary-General about Turkish provocations in Cyprus’ EEZ

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, sent a letter dated 6 October 2014 to the UN Secretary-General, Mr Ban Ki-moon, regarding the Turkish provocations in the Republic of Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and their repercussions on the talks to find a solution to the Cyprus problem. The letter was circulated yesterday as a document of the UN General Assembly, under agenda item 74, and of the Security Council. - 21.10.2014

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