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EU to start vaccination for COVID-19 next week

December 18, 2020 admin 0

The European Union (EU) will start vaccination for COVID-19 after Christmas, the bloc’s executive chief Ursula von der Leyen announced on Thursday. “It’s Europe’s moment. On 27, 28 and 29 December vaccination will start across […]

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Cavusoglu meets UN’s Lute to for Cyprus talk

December 17, 2020 admin 0

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced via his twitter account that he met with the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ Special Envoy to Cyprus, Jane Holl Lute. Minister Cavusoglu said: “We indicated to Jane Holl […]

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Cash payments after whirlwind damage in Cyprus

December 17, 2020 admin 0

The government has announced immediate financial assistance of 2000euros per home following the whirlwind destruction in Nikitari outside Nicosia. According to CyBC, ten people in Nikitari are currently homeless and being hosted in a Nicosia […]

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Debate on EU strategy for COVID-19 vaccinations

December 17, 2020 admin 0

An EU strategy for COVID-19 vaccinations, that addresses challenges inside and outside the EU, was debated on Wednesday with Commission Vice-President Margaritis Schinas. Vice-President Schinas presented the Commission’s COVID-19 strategy, which is based on the […]

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Cyprus to get first vaccines next month

December 17, 2020 admin 0

The Cypriot Health Minister says the first batch of Covid-19 vaccines is expected to arrive in Cyprus in early January, while plans drawn up say it is possible to vaccinate one person every 6 minutes. […]

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UN statement regarding Covid in Cyprus

December 9, 2020 admin 0

The following statement was issued by the UN in Cyprus on Wednesday 9th December. The United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) continues to work closely with the authorities to ensure that all relevant protocols […]