Dimitris Rapidis

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Cyprus, 38 years later

The Committe of the Missing People is set in front of the biggest mass grave in the Turkish-occupied territory of Cyprus, according to information provided by the Cypriot daily Liberal. The first bone remnants have started to be collected being attributed to killed and captured Greek-Cypriot soldiers that had been trapped when the defensive frontline… » read more

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A couple of days ago I was in Geneva for a personal affair. In the well-known rue du Rhône with the Swiss banking institutions, the malls and the famous brands you can easily observe the melting pot of the city. A small city, but an international city. The fusion of the people is worth-mentioning as… » read more

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A coin is always double-sided, and Egypt President Mohamed Morsi’s decision to sack two of the country’s top generals stirs up discussion. From the one side there are those analysts welcoming this stunning decision, and from the other side there are others questioning the intentions of the President and his ever-growing power. Possibly the truth… » read more

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In the land of Extremistan

The debt crisis in Eurozone is a development that has never been faced in the past nor been predicted as one of the many possible outcomes of a single-currency monetary union. This is the main reason that explains why completely different and divergent propositions are heard in daily basis, and how the general feeling of… » read more

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Where is Assad?

As rumours over Assad’s sheltering are increasing, the UN Security Council has been the scene of diplomatic confrontation between Russia -backed by China-and the rest of the Western members over future actions.

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It has been already one year we are discussing war and atrocities in Syria led by the Assad regime. The international community still ponders upon measures and actions ahead, but people continue to die.

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