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Cyprus reunification talks seek to curb Russian influence in Mediterranean /

Cyprus reunification talks seek to curb Russian influence in Mediterranean /

  Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Mustafa Akinci began formal talks in Geneva last week aimed at reunifying the island. Also present were United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. A request to attend by Russia, which has strong economic

Christodoulides: Nicosia intensifies preparation ahead of Geneva meetings

The Greek Cypriot side intensifies preparations ahead of the Geneva meetings between the leaders of the island`s two communities, in the context of the UN-sponsored peace talks for a Cyprus settlement, Government Spokesman Nikos Christodoulides has said. Preparations for Geneva continue and will intensify even more until January 8, when Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades will

TDP and AKEL emphasize their support to leaders

According to BRTK(18.11.2016), officials from the Social Democratic Party led by Cemal Ozyigit visited the Greek Cypriot AKEL party in the South of Cyprus. The TDP leader Cemal Ozyigit and the AKEL General Secretary Andros Kyprianou together with their delegations carried out a meeting that lasted for an hour and then held a press conference.

[Video] Obama: US supports just and durable solution in Cyprus

“Kalispera.” Watch @POTUS speak alongside PM @tsipras_eu in Athens—his first stop on his final planned foreign trip: https://t.co/BDXY7VdZmH — The White House (@WhiteHouse) November 15, 2016 US President Barack Obama, said on Tuesday that the United States together with Greece, Turkey and other interested parties hope to support and encourage a just and durable solution

Leaders engage in in-depth talks on territory

The leaders of the island’s divided communities on Thursday exchanged in-depth views on the territory criteria included in a joint document that the sides prepared. The meeting between President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci at Mont Pelerin in Switzerland, started at 12pm (Cyprus time) and lasted around two hours. Read full article

Make or break

Talks to solve the Cyprus problem are entering their most critical phase to date, as Nicos Anastasiades and Mustafa Akinci, supported by their teams of advisers, start a week of very intensive negotiations in Switzerland on Monday. Le Mirador Resort and Spa at Mont Pelerin, overlooking the lake of Geneva, will be the setting where