People are heading to the polls to vote for a new parliament in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, which is recognized only by Turkey.
US academics use radar to help seek missing in split Cyprus
CYPRUS' alt='UN_CYPRUS' /'>@UN_CYPRUS @UKinCyprus @cyBritish held a youth leadership workshop📚 under Peacebuilding in Divided Societies prog. in Cyprus to strengthen the participation of women & youth from different communities in peace processes. #YouthPeaceSecurity #A4P 🕊️ 👉
Covid-19 response: Brazil worst, New Zealand best. After New Zealand, the countries that made the top 10 for best response on the Lowy Institute study were: Vietnam, Taiwan, Thailand, Cyprus, Rwanda, Iceland, Australia, Latvia and Sri Lanka
UPDATE: At least 10 people were killed by an explosion in Beirut, security officials told @Reuters . ▪️ The cause and total casualties are unknown ▪️ "Dozens " wounded, say officials ▪️ Witnesses report people hit by flying glass, debris ▪️ Explosion heard 150 miles away in Cyprus
Aerial video filmed Wednesday showed the full scale of the destruction caused by a massive explosion in Beirut. It was not clear what caused the blast, which was felt as far away as Cyprus more than 180 miles across the Mediterranean
• More than 100 people have died, 4,000+ injured • Explosion was heard as far away as Cyprus - approx 200km (125 miles) • Lebanese government say 2,750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate exploded Read more about what we know, so far, about the Beirut explosion: