Establishing a federal Cyprus
What are the regional and domestic forces helping - and hindering - a federal solution to the Cyprus issue?
Turkish paternalism in Northern Cyprus
Turkey's relationship with Northern Cyprus is akin to a controlling father disciplining its errant son, and this has...
Reflections on bi-communal relations in Cyprus
A veteran of the bi-communal movement in Cyprus discusses the initiative's beginnings, its challenges, and its hopes...
Despite initial hype, there's still a long way to go in the Cyprus dispute
As with most conflicts, the Cypriot dispute is a very complicated one. A plethora of political, cultural and...
Ceremony and subjectivity in Cyprus, 40 years on
It is 5:30am on 20 July 2014 and war sirens have gone off in southern Nicosia - a shrill piercing sound on a...
On remembering and forgetting: reflections on the long summer of '74 in Cyprus
Though I was born two years after the ominous summer of '74, my life has been defined by Turkey’s military...
Cyprus 40 years on. Do you really want a solution? Abandon 'realism'
Every July I cannot stop thinking of that morning of July 20, 1974. A boy, born and raised on the Greek island of...
Published in: openSecurityThe energy boom in Cyprus: pipeline to peace?
With energy supply in Europe a renewed concern, will the large reserves of natural gas in Cyprus become a peacemaker...
A third way for Cyprus?
Cyprus cannot be a nation-state under Greek Cypriot majority rule, or two nation-states in a loose co-federation...
Cyprus: Divided by history, united by austerity
A political settlement to the Cyprus dispute is no longer just a romantic fantasy; it may be the only way out of the...