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Cyprus reunification talks: rivals reject proposed new borders - The Guardian

Delegations from Greek and Turkish sides fail to agree on new map for divided island state, saying proposals are 'unacceptable'. Agence France-Presse. Sat 14 Jan 2017 12.52 EST Last modified on Sat 14 Jan 2017 16.40 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on ...and more »

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Donald Trump 'put CNN reporter in his place' - The Independent

Turkey's leader has praised the actions of US President-Elect Donald Trump in refusing to talk to a CNN reporter at his first media briefing in six months. At the press conference in New York on Wednesday, Mr Trump refused to take a question from CNN's ...and more »

Cyprus talks bring Nicosia to 'a point where we can have hope' - The Guardian

The newspaper stand at Koula Myrahi's kiosk in downtown Nicosia is usually brimming with titles at midday. In the age of the internet, hard-copy sales of the lavish number of dailies the island produces have dwindled considerably. Friday, however, was ...and more »

Think the American political system will stop Donald Trump exercising ultimate power? The same was said about ... - The Independent

As Donald Trump prepares for his inauguration, he is struggling with opposition from the US media, intelligence agencies, government apparatus, parts of the Republican Party and a significant portion of the American population. Impressive obstacles ...and more »

Amid Turkey's media crackdown, Erdogan praises Trump for putting CNN reporter 'in his place' - Washington Post

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is no friend of the media. Since an attempted coup against him in July, he has jailed at least 144 journalists and shuttered or seized control of more than 150 media companies, according to Human Rights Watch.and more »

Cyprus, reunification and a lot of maybes - Irish Times

The small town of Morphou, just north of the fortified line that divides Cyprus, epitomises in microcosm the island's challenge. Unless it is returned in its entirety to the control of Greek Cypriots who were expelled from it 42 years ago by Turkish ...and more »

Greeks and Turks 'fail to agree' on new map for Cyprus - euronews

The two sides talking in Geneva over the future of Cyprus have reportedly failed to reach agreement over a new map for the divided Mediterranean island. The AFP news agency reports that both Greek and Turkish delegations found the other's proposals to ...and more »

In Nicosia, the world's last divided capital, a spirit of reconciliation is stirring across the fence - The Guardian

Divided territories usually create their own ugly landmarks. In Nicosia, now holder of the unenviable distinction of being the world's last divided capital, the scars of past conflict are brutally evident. They come in the form of a UN-patrolled buffer ...and more »

Talking With the “Religious Terrorist” that Turkey Wants Trump to Extradite - Religion Dispatches

Who would have thought that a Turkish cleric living in Eastern Pennsylvania would present the Trump administration with one of its first foreign policy challenges. But Turkey wants Fethullah Gulen extradited to face charges that he was involved in the ...and more »

A small picture in the big picture of Erdogan's Turkey - Open Democracy

The judicial arm of the Erdogan leadership has decided to make an example of Istar Gözaydin: even the most moderate critics will not be tolerated. lead Istar Gözaydin, academic and social activist. On the morning of December 20, Prof. Dr. Istar ...and more »