Cyprus buys Israeli drones amid tensions with Turkey

Cyprus acquires four Israeli drone aircraft to patrol island's waters during searches for natural gas, amid tensions with Turkey.AFP, 10/8/2019, 8:15 AM

Trial begins for British woman who accused Israelis of gang rape

British teen accused of making false rape complaint against 12 Israelis heads to court as trial begins Wednesday.David Rosenberg, 10/2/2019, 2:02 PM

3 Iranians attempting to fly to UK with fake passports arrested

Cypriot authorities arrest 3 Iranian nationals who attempted to travel to UK using fake Czech passports.David Rosenberg, 9/8/2019, 5:06 PM

Herzog: Cyprus has 'vested interest' in fighting terror

Jewish Agency Chairman Herzog meets with Cyprus President at Diaspora Conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 1:54 PM

British teen pleads not guilty in Cyprus rape claim trial

19-year-old British tourist suspected of falsely accusing 12 Israeli teens of gang rape released on bail after entering plea of not guilty.AFP, 8/27/2019, 1:41 PM

Family of UK 'false rape' teen launches GoFundMe for legal aid

After British teen's lawyer quits, her family requests money for her legal expenses on GoFundMe. 'We just want to bring her home.'Sara Rubenstein, 8/9/2019, 11:23 AM

Lawyer of British teen who accused Israelis of rape quits

Trial of 19-year-old British woman charged with falsely accusing 12 Israelis of gang rape postponed after her lawyer quits.AFP, 8/7/2019, 1:03 PM

UK teen in Cyprus rape case: Police forced me to confess

New twist in Cyprus rape case: 19-year-old British teen who accused 12 Israelis of gang rape now says she was forced to sign confession.David Rosenberg, 8/5/2019, 9:10 AM

UK woman who accused Israelis of rape in Cyprus indicted

19-year-old British woman who made false accusation of gang rape could face jail time for 'public mischief' charges in CyprusArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 7/30/2019, 1:14 PM

Israeli teens falsely accused of rape to sue British tourist

After accuser recants claims of gang rape, Israeli teens plan to sue British teen and seek compensation from insurance company.David Rosenberg, 7/30/2019, 10:19 AM

UK woman to be indicted after admitting she faked rape claims

19-year-old British woman explains motive for falsely accusing Israeli teens of gang rape, faces indictment Monday.David Rosenberg, 7/28/2019, 8:23 PM

All Israeli youths detained in Cyprus released

7 Israelis who remained in detention over weekend released. British teen who accused them faces court on suspicion of making false claim.AFP, 7/28/2019, 2:51 PM

All Israelis held over Cyprus 'gang rape' claims to be released

Lawyer for 7 Israeli teens held on accusations of gang rape in Cyprus says all of them to be released after accuser changed her story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2019, 11:48 AM

Israeli teens arrested in Cyprus gang rape case return to Israel

5 Israeli youths freed after week under arrest in connection with sexual assault of British woman begin to return to Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/26/2019, 9:43 AM

Cyprus holds 12 Israelis over alleged gang rape of UK teen

Israeli teenagers remanded by Cyprus court after being accused of raping 19-year-old British woman at hotel in resort town.AFP, 7/18/2019, 3:24 PM

Suspected stray Syrian missile crashes in Cyprus

Unidentified object - possibly a stray Syrian surface-to-air missile fired during Israeli airstrikes on Damascus - lands in Cyprus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 12:11 PM

Watch: Israel Air Force and elite 'Egoz' unit in Cyprus

IAF forces and commando unit take part in special join Cypriot military for special training exercise featuring remotely piloted aircraft.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2019, 12:38 PM

Planes from Cyprus help extinguish fires in Israel

Delegation from Cyprus including firefighting planes lands at Tel-Nof Base.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/24/2019, 8:26 PM

Smoke causes El Al flight to divert to Cyprus

El Al plane making its way to Vienna lands in Larnaca due to the smell of smoke on board the plane.Ben Ariel, 5/22/2019, 3:43 AM

An open letter to Rashida Tlaib

Were the long-suffering survivors of the Holocaust exploiters? Congresswoman Rashida Tliab thinks so. The question is how many unknowledgeable people she will convince. Lila Lowell, 5/16/2019, 4:02 PM

Regional summit with US Secretary of State

Mike Pompeo attends for the first time summit between Netanyahu, Cyprus President and Greek Prime Minister.Nitsan Keidar, 3/21/2019, 3:14 AM

Rivlin hosts Greek and Cypriot delegation on diaspora relations

Delegation seeks to learn from Israel's ties with diaspora Jewry about how to strengthen relations with the Greek and Cypriot diasporas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 4:45 PM

Rivlin marks 70th anniversary of last Jewish camps in Cyprus

President flies to Cyprus to mark 70 years since the closure of British detention camps for Jews, holding talks with Cyprus president.AFP, 2/12/2019, 2:54 PM

Ambassador Friedman lauds Israeli gas pipeline to Europe

US Ambassador hails trilateral cooperation between Israel, Greece, and Cyprus, including development of gas pipeline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2018, 6:28 PM

Cyprus bills Jews $6,000 for Hanukkah events’ security costs

European Jewish Association calls bill charging local Jews for police protection 'a new low' and 'an insult', demands bill be cancelled.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/14/2018, 2:46 PM

Israel, Greece, Cyprus plan underwater gas pipeline

Netanyahu meets with Greek, Cypriot foreign ministers as three countries plan gas pipeline to EuropeArutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 11:00 PM

Report: Israel-Hamas agreement to include sea route to Cyprus

Israel-Hamas agreement will include sea route to Cyprus, and Qatar will pay Hamas' salaries, report says.Nitsan Keidar, 8/16/2018, 12:00 PM

Cyprus mulls Israeli request of port for Gaza

Mediterranean nation considers Avigdor Liberman's request host port for inspection and delivery of goods to Gaza Strip.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 4:19 PM

Will Israel build a naval dock for Gazans?

Report says Liberman promoting construction of floating dock in Cyprus that will receive goods intended for Gaza.Ben Ariel, 6/26/2018, 3:42 AM

Cyprus, Greece and Israel aim for gas pipeline deal this year

3 Mediterranean nations seek to reach energy agreement soon.AFP, 5/8/2018, 7:58 PM

US destroyer nears Syria as Trump promises forceful response

USS Donald Cook leaves Cyprus port, could now launch Tomahawk cruise missiles against Syrian targets if ordered.Mordechai Sones, 4/10/2018, 4:44 PM

Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Cyprus court orders extradition of organ-trafficking suspect to begin late in February.AFP, 2/5/2018, 7:51 PM

Cyprus denies bail for Israeli organ trafficking suspect

Cyprus orders organ trafficking mastermind to remain in custody until extradition process begins next month.AFP, 1/21/2018, 12:08 AM

Kosovo requests extradition of Israeli 'organ trafficker'

Kosova requests Cyprus extradite Israeli suspected of organizing organ trafficking gang.AFP, 1/13/2018, 10:57 PM

Syrian baby to undergo operation in Israel

Cyprus, Israel, work together to fly two-day-old son of Syrian refugees living in Cyprus to Israel for complex heart surgery.Uzi Baruch, 12/23/2017, 6:20 PM

Watch: IDF forces 'capture' Cyprus

IDF conducts 'unusual' major joint training exercise with Cypriot army forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2017, 7:35 PM

Four-way agreement to build gas pipeline signed

Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Israel sign memorandum of understanding to build major gas pipeline.AFP, 12/7/2017, 2:23 PM

Turks celebrate 1964 napalm bombing of Cyprus

Cyprus is Turkish, after all. Turks can do whatever they want there. They can even celebrate dropping napalm on Greeks and slaughtering them.  Uzay Bulut, 8/15/2017, 10:24 PM

Watch: Israeli commandos train in Cyprus

500 IDF special forces soldiers conduct joint training exercises with air units, local army units in Cyprus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2017, 5:46 PM

EU nations, Israel eye world's longest undersea gas pipeline

Mediterranean, European countries see new gas pipeline as way to boost cooperation and boost supply.AFP, 4/3/2017, 2:19 PM

'Cyprus deal could speed up Turkey energy project'

New ambassador to Turkey says sending gas via Cyprus would speed Israel-Turkey gas project.AFP, 3/5/2017, 12:10 PM

'We have initiated a tradition of cooperation and friendship'

Knesset Speaker holds trilateral meeting with parliamentary leaders of Greece and Cyprus. Agreement reached on regional cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2017, 4:23 PM

Free speech in Turkey? As long as you are willing to bear the results

Turkish fashion designer beaten by mob, arrested by police over social media posts. Uzay Bulut, 1/22/2017, 10:13 AM

Israel, Greece and Cyprus agree to cooperate on wildfires

Israel, Greece and Cyprus have agreed to fight wildfires together, as well as cooperating on natural gas production.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 4:47 PM

'My baby is alive thanks to Israel'

British couple living Cyprus make horrifying discovery, rush to Israel to save 3-week old baby.David Rosenberg, 9/27/2016, 1:44 PM

Liberman hails 'best chapter' ever of Israel-Cyprus relations

"Despite all political problems and security problems in our region, we are two small democracies and very, very reliable friends."AFP, 9/16/2016, 2:52 PM

Israel and Cyprus to increase cooperation

Netanyahu meets Cypriot President and the two agree to increase cooperation in the fight against terror and natural gas infrastructures.Nitsan Keidar, 7/25/2016, 12:10 AM

Israel sends firefighting planes to help douse Cyprus blaze

Netanyahu orders firefighting planes to assist, following request from Cypriot government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2016, 11:50 PM

Cyprus approves extradition of EgyptAir hijacker

Cyprus says it approved a request from Cairo to extradite the man accused of hijacking an EgyptAir plane last week.Ben Ariel, 4/7/2016, 3:43 AM

Egyptian hijacker bragged about killing IDF soldiers

Seif Eldin Mustafa, who hijacked plane to Cyprus, used to brag about killing 3 IDF soldiers and fanatically supported PLO, ex-wife claims.Matt Wanderman, 3/31/2016, 6:58 PM

Egypt asks Cyprus to extradite plane hijacker

Egypt asks Cyprus to extradite the man who hijacked an EgyptAir flight in order to meet his ex-wife.Ben Ariel, 3/31/2016, 4:14 AM

Egyptian plane hijacker arrested with no casualties

Man with explosive vest hijacks EgyptAir plane, takes it to Cyprus in effort to reunite with ex-wife. Police arrest hijacker, no one harmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 9:30 AM

Ya'alon warns: Iran operating 'sleeper cells' in Europe

In Cyprus, Defense Minister warns that Iran is building an international terror network and plans attacks on the United States and Europe.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2016, 6:14 AM

Israel, Cyprus and Greece forge ahead with Europe gas pipeline

Cyprus and Greece emerging as key allies, as Israel looks towards potentially lucrative pipeline - Turkey, or no Turkey.Arutz Sheva, 1/28/2016, 3:26 PM

PA Sources: Cyprus Initiating Resumption of Peace Talks

Cyprus pushing an initiative to revive the peace process between the PA and Israel, say Palestinian sources.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2015, 5:14 AM

Netanyahu Warns Cyprus: Iran's Hezbollah Threatens Europe

While on official visit to Cyprus where Hezbollah attack was recently thwarted, PM notes group's network 'in every country in Europe.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2015, 4:54 PM

Cyprus Sentences Hezbollah Member to 6 Years

Lebanese man given six years in jail by a Cyprus court after 8.2 tons of potential bomb-making material were found in his home.Ben Ariel, 6/30/2015, 6:45 AM