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Armou landslide victims sue Cyprus government

A British couple whose dream home at Armou in Cyprus is collapsing due to the landslide is suing the Cypriot government for allowing the development to be built on unstable ground.

Single family clings on in Armou

One family hanging on in their crumbling home in Armou, trapped in a house which has had a ban order on it for the last eight years, is seeking legal recourse with the government and is taking them to court.

Five more Armou landslide victims

A creeping landslide is slowly destroying a further five homes at Armou in Paphos and there are ominous signs that they will eventually be served with banning orders like the six declared uninhabitable in 2012.

Armou family defy house ban order

A British family are the only permanent inhabitants living at the stricken development at Armou in defiance of an order banning them after their homes were declared unfit for habitation in November 2012.

Paphos family unable to leave stricken home

Despite being ordered to leave their home on the troubled development at Armou that is slipping down a hillside, a family of four remains as they have no viable alternative at the present time.

Armou family still living in limbo

A family of four living at a stricken development in Cyprus that is slipping down Armou in Paphos remain in limbo, unsure of their future, after their homes were declared unfit for habitation in November last year.

Armou families dealt another blow

The Cyprus Electricity Authority (EAC) has confirmed that it will cut the power to the homes of those living on the stricken development at Armou in Paphos following an order instructing the families to leave.

Families ordered to leave unsafe homes

Families living on the stricken development at Armou, whose homes are continuing to slip down the hillside, have been advised that their properties are unfit for habitation and have been instructed to leave.

Are the authorities waiting for a tragedy like Aberfan?

Local people knew that the land on which the stricken homes at Armou were built was unsafe, so why did the authorities allow their construction without taking ground conditions into account when issuing building permits?

Armou homes on verge of collapse

A development of six houses at Armou in Paphos that were built on a hillside in 2004 are now in a critical condition as they are likely to collapse completely if it rains heavily this winter.

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