Earlier this year a Lebanese-Swede on trial for a plot against tourists in cyprus told a court Hezbollah paid him.
cyprus is a place through which Russian transactions flow in order to avoid Russian tax and Russian law, such as it is.
The Financial Times explains (paywalled) this morning that cyprus is more than a place where rich Russians stash cash.
If he could, he would saw Israel off the Middle East and float it out toward cyprus.
Last week, the European Central Bank basically told cyprus it could get a bailout only if it agreed to tax bank deposits.
What a triangle of strongholds—cyprus, Malta, and Gibraltar!
It is not one of her fair maids of honor who go with her to her court of cyprus?
Meanwhile the Christian Powers had been greatly alarmed by the loss of cyprus and the atrocities above described.
It lacked for naught in splendor; it was a day for cyprus and for Nikosia.
The fleet assembled at Messina on September 21, 1571, too late for the relief of cyprus.
type of evergreen tree (sacred to Pluto), late 12c., from Old French cipres (12c., Modern French cyprès), from Late Latin cypressus, from Latin cupressus, from Greek kyparissos, probably from an unknown pre-Greek Mediterranean language. Perhaps related to Hebrew gopher, name of the tree whose wood was used to make the ark (Gen. vi:14).
Note: People of Greek origin make up four-fifths of the population, and those of Turkish origin compose the other fifth. Conflict between the two led to a Turkish invasion that divided the island in the 1970s.