The eastern Mediterranean sea has several large natural gas deposits. The fields could be worth billions of dollars.
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Europe12 Jan 2017 06:35 GMT
Maps on territorial claims are exchanged in Geneva, as UN chief travels there to attend peace talks.
Inside Story11 Jan 2017 21:18 GMT
Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders hold talks to try to resolve a dispute that has frustrated diplomats for decades.
Europe12 Sep 2016 07:18 GMT
As political negotiations continue, one group is pushing to revitalise the long-abandoned district of Varosha.
Interactive12 Sep 2016 07:12 GMT
Study of Greek and Turkish Cypriots reveals stark difference in how they view the deserted district of Varosha.
Politics25 May 2016 03:44 GMT
President Anastasiades calls off meeting with breakaway Turkish Cypriot leader over dinner invitation at UN summit.
Middle East07 Apr 2016 07:00 GMT
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Middle East30 Mar 2016 10:44 GMT
The 59-year-old Egyptian, who surrendered after a five-hour standoff, had not "seen his family for 24 years".
Cyprus30 Mar 2016 09:59 GMT
Passengers and crew members of hijacked EgyptAir flight reach Cairo from Cyprus, as motive of hijacker remains unclear.
Egypt29 Mar 2016 21:56 GMT
Hostage drama ends after EgyptAir jet is diverted to Cyprus with man wearing a suicide belt that turned out to be fake.
Egypt29 Mar 2016 21:55 GMT
Social media users in Egypt express passenger envy after commandeered domestic flight lands in Cyprus.
Al Jazeera World27 Jan 2016 13:53 GMT
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Politics09 Dec 2015 10:18 GMT
From Ukraine to Syria, Russia is determined to confront and contain the West.
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The new Turkish Cypriot leader explains why he is optimistic that Cypriots will reunite after four decades of division.
War & Conflict15 May 2015 11:48 GMT
New round of talks follows meeting between leaders of the two sides and UN envoy to the island.
Politics03 May 2015 08:51 GMT
The election of a pro-unification leader in Northern Cyprus may pave the way for the tiny island to finally be reunited.
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