Leaders of Cyprus
(Republic of Cyprus)
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Look for biographies of the leaders (in Spanish) at CIDOB website. Also visit a detailed page on Cypriot Governments since 1988 to know more about the ruling parties.

Parties: EOKA: National Organization of Cypriot Fighters; Eniaion: Unified Democratic Party; DIKO: Democratic Party; DISY: Democratic Coalition; AKEL: Progressive Party of Working People n/p: non-party


Presidents of the Republic
Makarios III         16 Aug 1960 - 15 Jul 1974 (+1977) n/p
Nikos Sampson        15 Jul 1974 - 23 Jul 1974 (+2001) EOKA
Glafcos Clerides     23 Jul 1974 -  7 Dec 1974 (+2013) Eniaion (acting for Makarios)
Makarios III         23 Jul 1974 -  3 Aug 1977 (+1977) n/p
Spyros Kyprianou      3 Aug 1977 - 28 Feb 1988 (+2002) DIKO (acting to 31 Aug 1977) 
Georgios Vasiliou    28 Feb 1988 - 28 Feb 1993         n/p
Glafcos Clerides     28 Feb 1993 - 28 Feb 2003 (+2013) DISY
Tassos Papadopoulos  28 Feb 2003 - 28 Feb 2008 (+2008) DIKO
Dimitris Christofias 28 Feb 2008 - 28 Feb 2013         AKEL
Nikos Anastasiadis   28 Feb 2013 -                     DISY

Chairmen of DISY
Glafcos Clerides      1976-1993 (+2013)
Yiannakis Matsis      1993-1997
Nikos Anastasiadis    1997-2013
Averof Neofytou       2013-

Chairmen of DIKO
Spyros Kyprianou      1976-2000 (+2002)
Tassos Papadopoulos   2000-2006 (+2013)
Marios Garoyian       2006-2013
Nikolas Papadopoulos  2013-

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