Cyprus signs deal for Airbus attack helicopters

Cyprus has signed a deal with Airbus Helicopters to purchase six light attack helicopters with an option for another six as it seeks to shed Soviet-era armaments and procure military equipment compatible with other European Union member states ByThe Associated Press June 24, 2022, 9:24 AM NICOSIA, Cyprus — Cyprus signed a deal with Airbus […]

Cyprus says tourism year ‘won’t be brilliant, but good’.

Paragliders fly over Cape Greco Peninsula near Ayia Napa, Cyprus March 27, 2022. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NICOSIA, June 15 (Reuters) – Cyprus’s tourism sector is starting to recover its losses from the pandemic, with arrivals approaching 2019’s record levels despite fewer visitors from Russia, Deputy Minister of […]

Politically Divided Cyprus Works Together To Battle Wildfire (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com

A firefighter standing on a ladder directs high-pressure water from a hose on encroaching flames as crews battled a huge wildfire in the foothills of the Pentadaktylos mountain range in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus on Thursday, June 23, 2022. Israel on Thursday dispatched two water-dropping aircraft to help in fighting the wildfire […]

We’ve got it covered says band | Cyprus Mail

For a local cover band it’s all about the music discovers PAUL LAMBIS A cover band might conjure up images of a mundane act that performs at wedding after wedding with little fanfare. But, as with any impersonation act, some embrace the role more than others. These well-trained performers serve as a reminder of true […]

Cyprus unity in fight against wildfires hailed as ‘very positive’

Cyprus unity in fight against wildfires hailed as ‘very positive’ With relations between island’s two communities at a low, assistance from Greek Cypriots has been welcomed Firefighters battling a huge fire in the north of Cyprus last Thursday. Photograph: Nedim Enginsoy/AP Firefighters battling a huge fire in the north of Cyprus last Thursday. Photograph: Nedim […]