Cyprus http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20050/all en Has Turkey turned its back on the West? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/turkey/110921/turkey-diplomacy-foreign-policy-cyprus-european-union-israel-syria <p> ISTANBUL &mdash;Turkey&#39;s warnings to the EU and Israel suggest that it may be ready to leave behind its role as a Western ally.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/turkey/110921/turkey-diplomacy-foreign-policy-cyprus-european-union-israel-syria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Syria Diplomacy Israel and Palestine Turkey Thu, 22 Sep 2011 10:27:50 +0000 Gul Tuysuz 5675872 at http://www.globalpost.com British MEPs raise alarm over north Cyprus gay sex arrests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/british-meps-raise-alarm-over-north-cyprus-gay-sex-arrests <p> Michael Cashman, a British Labour Party MEP and joint head of the European Parliament&rsquo;s LGBT Intergroup, said the ban &ldquo;wreaks lives.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/british-meps-raise-alarm-over-north-cyprus-gay-sex-arrests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Europe Europe Thu, 02 Feb 2012 14:40:29 +0000 Luke Browne 5690044 at http://www.globalpost.com Turkey starts drilling for oil in northern Cyprus http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120426/turkey-starts-drilling-oil-northern-cyprus <p> At Thursday&#39;s opening ceremony, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said the well &ndash; named &ldquo;Turkish homeland&rdquo; &ndash; would be the first of a &ldquo;drilling package&rdquo; on Cyprus and would be &ldquo;a cause for peace&rdquo; on the island.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120426/turkey-starts-drilling-oil-northern-cyprus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Turkey Business Europe Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:54:57 +0000 Luke Browne 5702027 at http://www.globalpost.com Another bailout in Europe, this time for Cyprus http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120628/another-bailout-europe-time-cyprus Finland doesn’t get the white-hot attention Germany does, but it should because it could be the driving force behind a breakup of the Eurozone. And it fired another shot: It demanded collateral for its share of the billions of euros that Cyprus would receive from the bailout Troika. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120628/another-bailout-europe-time-cyprus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus EU summit euro zone debt crisis Business Debt Crisis Thu, 28 Jun 2012 18:59:00 +0000 Wolf Richter, Business Insider 5709850 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus: Man arrested in connection with plot against Israeli tourists http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120716/cyprus-man-arrested-connection-plot-against-israeli-tourists The Israeli government believes that Hezbollah is behind a suspected plot against Israeli tourists in Cyprus.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120716/cyprus-man-arrested-connection-plot-against-israeli-tourists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Israel Europe Mon, 16 Jul 2012 20:10:03 +0000 Alexander Besant 5712079 at http://www.globalpost.com Why a ‘small’ bailout for little Cyprus is a big deal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/cyprus-bailout-Euro-Zone-global-economy-debt-crisis The bailout of Cyprus is garnering much less attention than did the help provided to other struggling Euro Zone members. Cyprus is tiny, and rescue or no rescue, the euro will remain largely unaffected. Or so the argument goes.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/cyprus-bailout-Euro-Zone-global-economy-debt-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Cyprus bailout euro zone European Union Greece Portugal Debt Crisis Aid Global Economy Ireland Italy Commentary Spain Wed, 06 Feb 2013 11:20:45 +0000 Matthew Melchiorre 5746588 at http://www.globalpost.com Why Cyprus matters, and how it can rattle the world's markets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130318/what-cyprus-bailout-eurozone-crisis The reason that such a small country has sparked economic rumblings across the world markets is the precedent being set in the bailout deal.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130318/what-cyprus-bailout-eurozone-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Want to Know Europe Mon, 18 Mar 2013 14:27:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5786789 at http://www.globalpost.com Crucial Cyprus bailout package vote looms http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/debt-crisis/130322/cyprus-votes-new-bailout The European Central Bank is pushing Cyprus to reach a deal quickly or it will risk Cypriot banks losing their financing.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/debt-crisis/130322/cyprus-votes-new-bailout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:05:00 +0000 Jill Langlois 5790967 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus bailout agreement prevents euro zone exit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130325/cyprus-bailout-agreement-prevents-eurozone-exit German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was "very pleased" with the outcome of the negotiations on Monday.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130325/cyprus-bailout-agreement-prevents-eurozone-exit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Want to Know Europe Global Economy Mon, 25 Mar 2013 15:49:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5793312 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus banks to reopen Thursday http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130327/cyprus-banks-reopen-thursday Doors will open between noon and 6 p.m. local time, with customers limited to withdrawing 300 euros ($383) a day to prevent them from leaving with their savings.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130327/cyprus-banks-reopen-thursday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Wed, 27 Mar 2013 19:52:00 +0000 Jill Langlois 5795648 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus: did president urge in-laws to withdraw bank deposits before bailout? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130401/cyprus-did-president-urge-laws-withdraw-bank-deposits-bailout Cyprus’ finance minister, Michalis Sarris, said the government knew in advance that the Eurogroup planned to impose a “haircut” on bank deposits of more than 100,000 euros, Haravgi reported, according to RT Network.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130401/cyprus-did-president-urge-laws-withdraw-bank-deposits-bailout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Debt Crisis Want to Know Europe Mon, 01 Apr 2013 15:47:00 +0000 Samantha Stainburn and Paul Ames 5798640 at http://www.globalpost.com Cyprus leader invites family firm probe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130403/cyprus-leader-invites-family-firm-probe <p>Cyprus president Nicos Anastasiades has urged judges investigating the country&#39;s banking disaster to examine transactions handled by his family law firm as &quot;a priority&quot; in a bid to defuse public anger over last-minute transfers by well-connected Cypriots, Russians and Ukrainians who thereby avoided a &quot;haircut&quot; on their uninsured deposits.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130403/cyprus-leader-invites-family-firm-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cyprus Cyprus bailout Need to Know Debt Crisis Europe Global Economy Wed, 03 Apr 2013 17:09:24 +0000 Kerin Hope and Roman Olearchyk, CNBC 5800686 at http://www.globalpost.com On Location Cyprus: Crisis for peace (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/130429/location-cyprus-crisis-peace-video <p>KONDEA TURKMENKOY, North Cyprus &mdash; Turkish Cypriots hope economic crisis prompts a peace agreement.</p> Cyprus On Location On Location Conflict Zones Want to Know Europe Politics Mon, 29 Apr 2013 10:32:00 +0000 Suzanna Koster 5827518 at http://www.globalpost.com