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More than 2,000 visit Varosha beach (with photos)

More than 2,000 visit Varosha beach (with photos)

More than 2,000 people visited the beach in Varosha on Thursday, part of which was reopened that day by the Turkish side…
Greek President briefed over Turkey’s illegal opening of Varosha beach

Greek President briefed over Turkey’s illegal opening of Varosha beach

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has held a telephone conversation with Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou who wanted to be briefed over Thursday’s illegal…
Northern Cyprus reopens Varosha beach for the first time in 46 years – video

Northern Cyprus reopens Varosha beach for the first time in 46 years – video

The beachfront of Varosha has been opened to the public on Thursday for the first time in 46 years in a move…
‘Terrible day’: anger as pictures show Varosha beach in Cyprus opening after 46 years

‘Terrible day’: anger as pictures show Varosha beach in Cyprus opening after 46 years

Greek Cypriots who fled area when troops invaded in 1976 among those embittered by Turkish moveFor the first time in 46 years…
Famagusta residents protest opening of beach in Varosha

Famagusta residents protest opening of beach in Varosha

The residents of Famagusta will carry out a protest against Turkey’s decision to open part of the beach in Varosha, an announcement…
Tatar goes to beach area in Varosha amid celebrations

Tatar goes to beach area in Varosha amid celebrations

Pseudo-prime minister Ersin Tatar visited the beach area in Varosha that has opened today despite the decision of the so-called “Supreme Electoral…
Specific hours for access to Varosha beach

Specific hours for access to Varosha beach

In an announcement, the “administration” of the “security forces” reported that as of today access to the beach of the enclosed city…
Civilians walk to Varosha beach strip

Civilians walk to Varosha beach strip

There was anger, frustration, and painful memories among Greek Cypriots on Thursday after Turkish Cypriot authorities allowed civilians for the first time…
The Turks open up beach area in Varosha

The Turks open up beach area in Varosha

Just after 12:00 the crossing point through the enclosed city of Famagusta toward the beach area in Varosha was opened. Men in…

Five tonnes of food sent to Lebanon from Ayia Napa marina

Five tons of humanitarian aid is on its way to Lebanon from the newly built Ayia Napa marina on Thursday in an…
“The Beach in Front of My House Will Open While I Am Still a Refugee”

“The Beach in Front of My House Will Open While I Am Still a...

The once- bustling tourist town of Varosha — when it was full of sunbathers– and now, under Turkish occupation Turkey continued its…
Protests as Turkish side moves to open part of Varosha beach

Protests as Turkish side moves to open part of Varosha beach

The Cypriot government and Famagusta municipality are mobilising against today’s opening of part of Varosha beach, a move announced earlier this week…
Cyprus Ghost Town’s Sandy Beach Becomes a New Front for Turkey

Cyprus Ghost Town’s Sandy Beach Becomes a New Front for Turkey

A sandy beach fringing a ghost town in Cyprus’s  has become Turkey’s latest front as it pushes for a two-state solution of…
UK Cypriots call on London to strongly condemn Thursday’s Varosha beach opening

UK Cypriots call on London to strongly condemn Thursday’s Varosha beach opening

The National Federation of Cypriots in the UK has called upon the British Government to publicly, robustly and clearly condemn Turkey’s planned…
As Turks prepare to partially open Varosha beach, Cyprus President briefs EU

As Turks prepare to partially open Varosha beach, Cyprus President briefs EU

As the Turkish side in divided Cyprus prepare to partially open on Thursday the abandoned beach area of Varosha in Famagusta, President…

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