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Life sentence for Egyptian hijacker

An Egyptian court handed a life sentence to an Egyptian man who hijacked an airliner to Cyprus in 2016 using a fake explosive belt. ...

Smugglers use drone to fly drugs over militarised Cyprus frontier

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Smugglers attempted to use a drone to fly illegal drugs over the frontier separating Turkish Cypriot northern Cyprus with the rest of...

Cyprus hands Egyptian plane hijacker over to Cairo

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Cyprus has handed over to Cairo an Egyptian man who hijacked an airliner to the island in 2016 using a fake explosive...

Migrant boat sinks off Cyprus

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Nineteen people died when a boat carrying about 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus and rescuers were searching for...

Cyprus court orders extradition of Egyptian hijacker

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A court in Cyprus on Friday ordered the extradition of an Egyptian who hijacked an aircraft with a fake explosive belt, diverting...

Over 800 seaborne migrants saved in Italy and northern Cyprus

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Italy's coastguard has rescued more than 600 migrants in the Mediterranean Sea between Sicily and North Africa over the past weekend and...

First UN female force commander takes the reins in Cyprus

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Major General Kristin Lund has officially assumed her duties as Force Commander of the United Nations peacekeeping force in Cyprus where the...

UN peacekeeping force to stay in Cyprus for another seven months

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The Security Council today decided to extend the United Nations peacekeeping force in Cyprus until 19 July 2012, and called on the...

UN’s Ban seeks lifeline to flagging Cyprus talks

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UN chief Ban Ki-moon will attempt to revive flagging Cyprus peace talks on Sunday, convening a two-day meeting with rival leaders to...

Sudan dismisses Cyprus weapons probe

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Sudan denied trying to import arms on a ship intercepted in Cyprus, saying explosives on board had been ordered by a mining...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...