Stratfor: Cyprus Makes Progress on Reunification Talks

Stratfor: Cyprus reunification unlikely in 2016

Stratfor Intelligence forecasts that though Greek and Turkish Cypriots are getting closer to an agreement on reunifying the island, lingering obstacles will likely delay any deal for at least a year.

It also said the ongoing reunification negotiations will make Cyprus less likely to use its veto power to impede progress in Turkey’s accession talks with the European Union, and that a reunification deal would enable Cyprus to proceed with plans for exploiting offshore natural gas reserves and would make it easier for it to export natural gas to Egypt and Europe.

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  1. Peter ConstantPeter Constant said:

    @greeksinart There is NO ere-unification.Its two separate autonomous states on anisland 120×50 miles.Thats #Turksih division

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