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  • Mustafa Akinci elected leader of breakaway Turkish Cypriots story has photos
    Updated: Apr-26-15 4:49 pm

    NICOSIA, Cyprus - Mustafa Akinci, a veteran politician with a strong track record of reaching out to rival Greek Cypriots, was elected Sunday as leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots in ethnically divided Cyprus, pledging to focus his energy on breaking decades of stalemate and achieving an accord reunifying the small island nation.

  • Cyprus passes insolvency laws, clears rescue program hurdle 
    Updated: Apr-18-15 12:23 pm

    NICOSIA, Cyprus - Lawmakers in Cyprus on Saturday passed key insolvency laws designed to open the taps for more international bailout cash.