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Stories with place: Nicosia
  • Turkish official: Turkey-Cyprus water pipeline completed 
    Updated: Aug-07-15 11:55 am

    NICOSIA, Cyprus - The last section of an undersea pipeline that will deliver fresh water from Turkey to the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus has been connected, Turkey's forestry and waterworks minister said Friday.

  • Cyprus officials: Downed Greek warplane possibly located 
    Updated: Aug-06-15 7:01 am

    NICOSIA, Cyprus - New excavations near a wartime memorial on the outskirts of Cyprus' capital Nicosia may have located a Greek military transport aircraft that was brought down by friendly fire in the opening days of Turkey's invasion of the island 41 years ago, Cypriot officials said Thursday.