Cyprus Peace Process Roundup: “Structured” talks move ahead

Friday, September 19, 2014  | 
 After months of little progress, newly-appointed United Nations envoy Espen Barth Eide is ratcheting up the pace of the Cyprus peace process, committing the parties to biweekly negotiations: Rival leaders of ethnically-split Cyprus have...

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Cyprus Peace Process Roundup

Friday, September 12, 2014  | 
On Monday, Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides took Ankara and Turkish Cypriot leaders to task for stalling the peace process: Speaking to Cyprus’s state broadcaster RIK, Kasoulides said that the Greek-Cypriot...

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A treasure trove of Greek history

Wednesday, September 10, 2014  | 
HALC’s Word of the Week this week is ἱστορία (history), and what better way to kick off discussion of that concept than with this article from the National Geographic about...

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Greece

Greece is more than the latest headlines of the day. While the European financial crisis has dominated newspapers across the world, the importance of Greece reaches far beyond economics. Greece is a key strategic ally of the United States and Hellenism plays a vital role in our civic society. Learn more →
RT @NatalieMWesely: #OnThisDay 480 BC, Battle of Salamis, Greeks defeat the Persians. #history #greece http://t.co/gjGhwfcoEs
Catch up on the latest in the Cyprus peace process over at the HALC blog: http://t.co/IU0ZqRECja
This #ThrowbackThursday, take a tour through the stunning finds at the Amphipolis archeological site, where... http://t.co/MWVrZcq22W