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Cyprus President to Meet Brave Cypriots

Interview on CyBC The couple who raised three  Cyprus flags outside their shop in Famagusta and were duly arrested by the authorities after complaints from 5  mainland Turkey were later  interviewed on CyBC .  The interview was both emotional and tearful for the ladies,  Elita Michaelidou the CyBC presenter and Cinel Senem Husseyin, but the studio audience was not immune to crying ... Read More »

Letter to The new leader of the Turkish Cypriot Community

7 May 2015 Mr Mustafa Akinci The new leader of the Turkish Cypriot Community Nicosia Cyprus Dear Mr Akinci We are a UK based non-party political action group, with UK Cypriot members, campaigning for the re-unification of Cyprus and the implementation of UN Resolutions and basic human rights to all Cypriots, regardless of religion or ethnicity. The peace loving people ... Read More »

Greek Cypriot Brotherhood letter to the President of the EC

The resolution of the AGM of the Greek Cypriot Brotherhood sent to the President of the European Commission, Mr Jean-Claude Juncker and his response. The letter was sent by Tony Yerolemou the President of the Greek Cypriot Brotherhood on the 1st of March 2015 The reply was dated 14th April 2015 (see below). Mr Jean-Claude Juncker President of the European ... Read More »

Communication Regarding Kofi Annan Plan

Communication From Action for Cyprus ( Midlands)  Regarding the Kofi Annan Plan for Solving the Cyprus Problem This is a position statement from “Action for Cyprus (Midlands)”(AFC), regarding the proposed plan by the UN Secretary General for the settlement of the Cyprus problem following the illegal invasion and occupation of some two fifths of Cyprus since 1974. We would first ... Read More »

AFC Response to UK Policy towards Cyprus and the Annan Plan

Submission From Action for Cyprus (Midlands) Regarding UK Policy towards Cyprus and the Kofi Annan Plan for Solving the Cyprus Problem   Action for Cyprus (Midlands) welcomes the decision by the Foreign Affairs Committee to conduct an inquiry into UK policy towards Cyprus and to review British Policy in the light of the recent referenda on the Annan Plan. More ... Read More »

Response to Conclusions and Recommendations to House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee

House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee: Cyprus Second Report of Session 2004-05 Response to Conclusions and Recommendations After careful study of the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee Report (2004-05), Action for Cyprus (AFC) is able to make the following response. This response should be read in conjunction with AFC’s submission to the House of Commons concentrates primarily on the ... Read More »

AFC Position on the Annan Plan for solving the Cyprus problem

Communication From Action for Cyprus ( Midlands) Regarding the Kofi Annan Plan for Solving the Cyprus Problem This is a position statement from “Action for Cyprus (Midlands)”(AFC), regarding the proposed plan by the UN Secretary General for the settlement of the Cyprus problem following the illegal invasion and occupation of some two fifths of Cyprus since 1974. We would first ... Read More »

Case of Loizidou v. Turkey

This article has been and will be edited to remove many items of  “legalese” which adds nothing to the actual judgment.  Removal of references to articles and paragraphs , lists of aids, lawyers etc not specific to the case. We will try to add anything to make the abstruse  language a little clearer. CASE OF LOIZIDOU v. TURKEY (PRELIMINARY OBJECTIONS) ... Read More »

LOIZIDOU v. TURKEY

CASE OF LOIZIDOU v. TURKEY (PRELIMINARY OBJECTIONS) JUDGMENT STRASBOURG  In the case of Loizidou v. Turkey The European Court of Human Rights sitting, in pursuance of Rule 51 of Rules of Court A, as a Grand Chamber composed of the following judges: Mr               R. Ryssdal, President Mr               R. Bernhardt, Mr               F. Gölcüklü, Mr               L.-E. Pettiti, Mr               B. Walsh, Mr               R. Macdonald, Mr               A. Spielmann, Mr               S.K. Martens, Mrs               E. Palm, Mr               R. Pekkanen, Mr               A.N. Loizou, Mr               J.M. Morenilla, Mr               A.B. Baka, Mr               M.A. Lopes Rocha, Mr               L. Wildhaber, Mr               G. Mifsud Bonnici, Mr               P. Jambrek, ... Read More »