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Turkish Cypriot lawyer due in court for Greek Cypriot property sales

CyprusMail 29 Feb 2024
Turkish Cypriot lawyer Akan Kursat who is suspected of involvement in the illegal exploitation of Greek Cypriot properties in the north, was due to appear at the Nicosia district court on Thursday.

Akan Kursat ‘committed no crime on either side of Cyprus’

CyprusMail 16 Feb 2024
Esendagli gave a press conference at the Cyprus Turkish Bar Association’s headquarters in northern Nicosia and said “it can be clearly seen that there was no criminal act ... Why now? That is a matter of personal opinion at this point,” he said.

Kursat denies property embezzlement charges

FinancialMirror 09 Feb 2024
Turkish Cypriot lawyer Akan Kursat denied on Friday all charges of embezzlement of Greek Cypriot-owned properties in the occupied north 20 years ago and was released on bail, to appear in a Nicosia court at the end of this month.

Police ‘awaiting instructions’ in Turkish Cypriot lawyer case

CyprusMail 09 Feb 2024
The police are “awaiting instructions” from the Legal service regarding the case of extradited Turkish Cypriot lawyer Akan Kursat, police spokesman Christos Andreou said on Friday. Kursat was expected ...

Turkish Cypriot to be extradited to Cyprus over property sales

CyprusMail 05 Feb 2024
Turkish Cypriot lawyer Akan Kursat has given his consent to be extradited to Cyprus ... Kursat was arrested on New Year’s Eve at his hotel in Rome, based on an arrest warrant from 2007.

Akan Kursat to be extradited to Cyprus

Philenews 05 Feb 2024
Within the current week, the Turkish Cypriot lawyer, Akan Kursat, who has been under arrest in Rome since New Year’s Eve for a case of exploitation and sale of Greek-Cypriot land in occupied Klepini, is expected to be transferred to Cyprus.

Investigation into arrested Turkish Cypriot’s passport

CyprusMail 22 Jan 2024
These questions are now being raised at a governmental level, as Interior Minister Constantinos Ioannou confirmed to newspaper Politis that Kursat had applied for a passport in 2014 and that the passport had been issued on July 23 the same year.

Arrested Turkish Cypriot lawyer ‘taken hostage’

CyprusMail 18 Jan 2024
Akan Kursat filed an objection to the Republic of Cyprus’ extradition request at a hearing on Tuesday, saying prisons in the Republic of Cyprus would not be safe for him, and citing an earlier killing of a Turkish Cypriot inmate in 2022.

Italian court to decide on extradition of Turkish Cypriot lawyer

CyprusMail 16 Jan 2024
The Republic’s authorities were notified on New Year’s Eve that Akan Kursat was arrested at the hotel in Rome where he was staying with his wife, the north’s ‘deputy prime minister’ and CTP ‘MP’ Fazilet Ozdenefe.

Tatar calls ‘critical meeting’ over Turkish Cypriot lawyer

CyprusMail 09 Jan 2024
Turkish Cypriot Leader Ersin Tatar on Tuesday called a critical meeting regarding lawyer Akan Kursat who is currently being held in custody in Italy, according to reports ... Kursat was arrested in Rome ...

North’s CTP lists concerns over property sales to foreigners

CyprusMail 08 Jan 2024
Kursat was arrested on New Year’s Eve at his hotel in Rome, where he was with his wife, Fazilet Ozdenefe, a CTP ‘MP’ and the ‘deputy speaker of parliament’. Kursat will be brought to Cyprus, police spokesman Christos Andreou had said last week.

Turkish Cypriot arrested over Greek Cypriot properties scam

FinancialMirror 06 Jan 2024
Kursat was arrested on New Year’s Eve at their hotel in Rome ... British police estimated at the time that approximately 400 Britons incurred losses exceeding EUR 40 mln in deals with AGA Development.
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