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Cyprus in court over waste water management

The European Commission has taken Cyprus to the European Court of Justice for its failure to properly treat urban waste water from agglomerations with a population of more than 2,000 inhabitants.

Help for some Pissouri landslide victims

The Cyprus Government has promised to provide some financial assistance to a number of Pissouri landslide victims, which is currently affecting about one million square metres southwest of the village centre.

Daily Mail meets Pissouri landslide victims

Victims of the landslide in Pissouri that continues to destroy their homes and lives met with a reporter from the UK’s Daily Mail newspaper yesterday to recount their stories and tour the devasted area.

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.

No more mockery it’s a landslide

The Pissouri Housing Initiative Group (PHIG) have issued a news release ‘No more mockery, it’s a landslide’, in response to the Auditor-General’s comments that the state had no obligation to compensate homeowners.

Angry Pissouri residents block highway

Pissouri residents blocked the Limassol Paphos highway to protest over the government’s delay in compensating homeowners whose homes are being destroyed by the landslide to the south east of the village.

Government not accountable for Pissouri landslide

The Auditor General has argued that it’s developers, not government, responsible for the landslide in Pissouri and that it’s unacceptable to transfer the burden of responsibility to government.

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.

Slippage of stricken Tala development accelerates

Heavy rain has accelerated the land slippage on a doomed development in Tala, which consists of four apartments, two villas and eight townhouses; the developer has provided alternative properties.

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