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A clear message to Turkey on Cyprus

EU ENLARGEMENT Commissioner Olli Rehn yesterday sent clear messages to Turkey with regard to Cyprus, stressing not only that it has to sign the protocol extending its customs union to all member states, but that it must normalise relations with Nicosia and open its ports and airports.

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Asbestos nightmare in refugee housing

TWO million pounds would be needed to remove the asbestos roofs from over 1,000 homes and other structures, the House Refugee Committee heard yesterday.

Its chairman Aristofanis Georgiou said the problem of asbestos roofs in refugee estates and Turkish Cypriot residences was far greater than initially thought.

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Two caught in cannabis sale

TWO Limassol youths were yesterday remanded in custody for eight days in connection with possession of around half a kilo of cannabis.

The pair, aged 22 and 23 years old, were caught while trying to sell the drugs near the Moni flyover.

The buyer of the drugs managed to escape, police said.

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CY needs to look at every option

CYPRUS Airways (CY) chairman Lazaros Savvides laid his cards on the table to shareholders last night, stressing there was an obligation to look at all options to save the national carrier, including the viability of running two separate airlines.

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