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Phileleftheros is Cyprus's oldest Greek-language daily newspaper. It is also the most widely read newspaper on the island. It belongs to the Phileleftheros Publishing Group, which also publishes various magazines.

Medium: daily
Political orientation: Liberal
Circulation: 36,000 (2014)
Frequency of publication: Daily
Online payment model: All content free of charge

Location: Nicosia, Cyprus
Publisher: Philelefteros Media Group / Nikos Pattichis
Area of distribution: Nationwide
Established: 1955

Diogenous 1 / Egomi, 2404 Nikosia
Phone: 00357 22 74 40 00

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104 articles from this medium have been cited in the European press review by euro|topics.

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1.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 18/11/2015

Disenchanted youths find a home with IS

The perpetrators of the Paris attacks identified so far are young French and Belgian Muslims who grew up in the banlieues of Paris and Brussels. ... » more

2.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 09/09/2015

Britain's fighting tactics no better than IS's

The British air force killed two British citizens, one of whom was presumed to belong to the IS terrorist organisation, in a drone attack in ... » more

3.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 12/08/2015

Athens must insist on debt regulation

The Greek parliament is debating the third bailout package and the accompanying austerity measures today, Thursday. For the liberal daily Phileleftheros Athens should continue to ... » more

4.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 01/08/2015

London and Paris have failed on refugee crisis

The restrictive measures against refugees at the Channel Tunnel only highlight the extent to which the EU has failed in dealing with the refugee crisis, ... » more

5.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 28/07/2015

Washington needs Ankara and the Kurds

The US government on Tuesday recognised the Turkish air strikes against the PKK as an act of self-defence and described the PKK as an aggressor. ... » more

6.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 27/04/2015

Ankara has the final say

Expectations of Mustafa Akıncı after his election shouldn't be too high, the liberal daily Phileleftheros warns: "It would be nice if a solution was only ... » more

7.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 18/03/2015

Xenia Tourki explains reasons for Iceland's rejection

Iceland officially withdrew its candidacy for EU membership last week. Columnist Xenia Tourki explains the reasons for this decision in the liberal daily Phileleftheros: "The ... » more

8.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 12/03/2015

Ankara a silent ally of the IS

According to official sources in Turkey, a secret service agent from a member country of the international coalition against the Islamic State smuggled three British ... » more

9.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 12/02/2015

Assad has nothing more to fear from West

Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad's statement in a BBC interview that his government is in contact with the US-led anti-IS alliance through intermediaries leads the liberal ... » more

10.  Phileleftheros - Cyprus | 14/01/2015

When hostages take selfies

An engineer filmed the Charlie Hebdo attackers as they killed a police officer and put the video online, an act he later regretted. The liberal ... » more


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