Adding the eastern Mediterranean into the mix complicates matters, though. The two sides appear to have opened Pandora’s box.
Some quarantine hotels provide more of a 'holiday vibe' than others. Some countries don't use quarantine hotels at all. Others use technology to make sure people stick to the rules.
With France on manoeuvres and Germany struggling to play peacemaker, Turkish-Greek relations are close to 1974 lows.
A tendency to infantilise or demonise youth has led to a failure to acknowledge young people's potential.
Why the EU and NATO have struggled to cooperate fully.
Russia's influential position as Europe's main supplier of natural gas is under threat from new discoveries.
Take a fresh look at graffiti: even seemingly simple scribbles can hold political and social significance.
Turkey and the EU are trading insults over the rights to exploit the huge gas reserves over the eastern Mediterranean island.
One of the most significant woman of Venice’s golden age, Cornaro was an important figure in Renaissance politics, diplomacy and arts.
Decades of top-level talks have failed to produce a solution. So why not get citizens involved?
The president, who called the European Union a 'foe' following a series of meetings in Europe, may not realize just how much Americans have gained from their relationship with Europe.
Other EU countries have flexible legal arrangements for their own special territories – something similar for Northern Ireland is not impossible.
The prospect of gas wealth has been escalating old rivalries and disputes between Turkey, Cyprus, Lebanon, Israel, Egypt and Greece.
Divided by military force for decades, many Cypriots have lost their zeal for unification – but more than a few are still hopeful.
Publishing plans for a no-deal Brexit will not help the UK's negotiating position.
Archaeologists have a long tradition of taking artists along on their expeditions. A new exhibition in Cyprus aims to revive the practice.
The cryptocurrency is now starting to challenge gold as the investment of choice.
Another 'last chance' has been missed. But while talks disintegrate, islanders are just getting on with peace in practice.
The island's leaders are meeting in Geneva to discuss the prospect of reunification. Here's what is on the negotiating table.
Greek and Turkish Cypriots may get to vote again on whether to end 40 years of division.