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Work with Israel, Egypt on gas exploration, says Commission.

The European Commission said Friday in an annex to its State of the Energy Union report that it is "in the EU's interest to assist" EU-member Cyprus, plus Egypt and Israel, "in better exploiting" recently-discovered natural gas fields. It said these discoveries "have raised the profile of the region as a gas producer and ...

- EU Observer - EU

Milan soar into knockouts.

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage. Arsenal lost to Cologne 1-0 in Germany but still finish top of Group H while Hertha Berlin crashed out of the competition after a 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao. Everton, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Erdogan, First Turkish Pres. to Visit Greece in 65 Years Despite Cyprus Occupation.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be the first Turkish president to visit Greece in 65 years, Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Cavusoglu said Thursday. The visit, the date of which has yet to be confirmed, will be made during the upcoming days, and further improve the bilateral ties between Turkey and Greece, he said. "Our president ...

- Albawaba - UK

Court summons new Orthodox bishop Kibuuka.

Bishop Kibuuka is accused of uttering demeaning words against Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga and Gulu Diocese Bishop John Baptist Odama whom he referred to as crooks

- Daily Monitor - UG

Real's Carvajal charged by Uefa for 'deliberate booking'.

MADRID, Nov 22 ― Real Madrid defender Dani Carvajal has been charged by Uefa for getting booked on purpose during their 6-0 win at Apoel Nicosia in Champions League Group H yesterday to wipe his disciplinary slate clean for the knockout stage....

- The Malay Mail - MY

Laureate Education to sell universities in Milan, Cyprus for $263 million.

Laureate Education Inc. will sell its for-profit universities in Italy and Cyprus to Galileo Global Education for $263 million, the Baltimore-based company announced Wednesday. The sale of the three universities — Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti Milano and Domus Academy in Milan, and European University...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Real cruise into last 16; Liverpool blow three-goal lead at Sevilla.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as holders Real Madrid thrashed APOEL FC 6-0 in Cyprus to reach the Champions League last 16, while Liverpool blew a three-goal lead in a thriller at Sevilla. Zinedine Zidanes Real bounced back from their 3-1 loss at Tottenham Hotspur last time out by crushing APOEL, with four of the goals ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Cyprus says to undertake initiatives to try to defuse Lebanese crisis.

Cyprus on Wednesday said it would attempt to undertake initiatives to help defuse the crisis in neighboring Lebanon after Saad Hariri made an unexpected stopover on the island on Tuesday night.

- The Daily Star - LB

Real cruise into last 16, Liverpool blow three-goal lead.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as holders Real Madrid thrashed APOEL 6-0 in Cyprus to reach the Champions League last 16 on Tuesday, while Liverpool blew a three-goal lead in a thriller at Sevilla.

- The Daily Star - LB

Egypt, France Reportedly Convincing Saudi to Keep Hariri in his Post.

A report said Egypt and France are attempting to convince Saudi Arabia of keeping Hariri in his post Overnight meetings were held in Nicosia between French and Egyptian officials Sources say Paris is "pressing Hariri to stay in his post" French President Emmanuel Macron had hosted Hariri in Paris on Saturday Naharnet © ...

- Albawaba - UK

Hariri Returns to Lebanon for First Time After Resignation.

Former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri landed in the capital Beirut on Tuesday for the first time since resigning on Nov. 4. Hariri was expected to attend National Day celebrations Wednesday in Beirut. The resigned premier left Saudi Arabia on Saturday for Paris after being invited by French President Emmanuel Macron. ...

- Albawaba - UK

Ronaldo's brace helps Real cement last 16 spot

Los Blancos thrashed APOEL 6-0 in Nicosia on Tuesday The post Ronaldo's brace helps Real cement last 16 spot appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

The Latest: Lebanese PM Hariri makes detour, lands in Cyprus

The Latest on the crisis following Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri's shock resignation from Saudi Arabia more than two weeks ago : 10: 55 p.m. Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has made an unexpected detour on what was assumed to be his flight home to Beirut and has instead landed in Cyprus to meet with President ...

- FOX News - US

Real thrash APOEL 6-0 but remain runners-up in Group H

NICOSIA, Nov 22 ― Holders Real Madrid sealed a place in the Champions League last 16 with a thumping 6-0 victory at APOEL Nicosia yesterday after doubles from Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo but will still finish runners-up to Tottenham...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Real thrash APOEL 6-0 but are Group H runners-up

NICOSIA - Holders Real Madrid sealed a place in the Champions League last 16 with a thumping 6-0 victory at APOEL Nicosia on Tuesday after doubles from Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo but will still finish runners-up to Tottenham Hotspur in Group H.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Cyprus, Egypt, Greece pledge closer cooperation on migration

Cyprus, Egypt and Greece are to step up efforts to tackle illegal migration across the eastern Mediterranean and hone their anti-terrorism tactics.

- The Daily Star - LB

Leaders of Cyprus, Egypt, Greece pledge closer cooperation

The leaders of Cyprus, Egypt and Greece say they'll work more closely with the European Union to tackle illegal migration and will take joint action to combat the threat of terrorism.

- FOX News - US

Pochettino tells Spurs to lift gloom from derby defeat

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has urged his side to banish the lingering gloom from Saturday’s north London demise by beating Borussia Dortmund and sealing top spot in Champions League Group H. Pochettino admitted the mood around the club was low following the weekend’s 2-0 defeat to rivals Arsenal – ...

- City AM - UK

Real Madrid without captain Sergio Ramos for Apoel Nicosia Champions League trip

Skipper Sergio Ramos has been left out of Real Madrid's 20-man travelling squad for Apoel Nicosia tie after fracturing his nose against Atletico on Saturday.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Wizz Air has just announced big expansion plans for London

Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air has this morning announced it is ramping up its presence at its London base in Luton, and unveiled five new routes spanning Cyprus, Slovakia and Estonia. The carrier, which bumped up its full-year profit forecast earlier this month, said it will add four Airbus A320 aircraft to its fleet ...

- City AM - UK

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos could miss Apoel Nicosia trip after injury blow

Ramos was inadvertently kicked in the face by Lucas Hernandez when attempting a header during Real Madrid's goalless draw with Atletico Madrid.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Cyprus smashes record for tourist arrivals in 2017

NICOSIA, Nov 17 ― Cyprus has smashed its record for annual tourist arrivals with two months to spare, with the total reaching 3.4 million at the end of October, official figures showed today. The eastern Mediterranean island has benefited from...

- The Malay Mail - MY

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