Cyprus Peace Process Roundup

Friday, September 23, 2016  | 
“UNPRECEDENTED PROGRESS”: The UN has referred to “unprecedented progress” in the Cyprus peace effort over the past year. A read out of the Secretary-General’s meeting with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades...

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Autumn in Greece: Why Greece is banking on September tourism numbers

Wednesday, September 21, 2016  | 
As Helena Smith at The Guardian reported this week, tourism has singlehandedly kept Greece afloat as it continues to battle an unprecedented economic crisis: Tourism has become the mainstay of...

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Refugee crisis: It’s time to share the burden

Wednesday, September 21, 2016  | 
Thousands of refugees living in the Moria reception center, one of Greece’s largest camps on the island of Lesvos, fled the facility on Monday night after fire swept through tents...

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