|The Faroe Islands (left) begin the defense of their championship against Andorra.
||GM Oscar de la Riva Aguado (right) - the tournament's highest graded player - with his Andorran team-mate, FM Raul Garcia Paolicchi.
||The team of San Marino (left) on their way to a narrow victory over Jersey.
||The players of Guernsey (foreground) and Monaco (background) are deep in thought as they face Malta and Luxembourg respectively.
||The Maltese trio of CM David Cilia Vincenti, Jake Darmanin and Clarence Psaila contemplate their positions against the host nation.
||FM Paris Klerides - President of the FIDE European Small Nations Zone and Captain of Cyprus - considers his next move against CM Mario Kobler of Liechtenstein.
||The team of Liechtenstein (right) during their hard-fought first round victory over Cyprus.