According to Bayrak television (online, 26.07.17), a “political decision was taken in order to safeguard the return of Maronites to all their villages”.
According to a press release issued by the “presidency”, in a meeting which was held this morning under the “presidency” of Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, “the decision to provide the possibility to all the Maronites to return to their village was taken”.
The synchronization of the works among the “institutions” to be involved with the return will be carried by Akinci’s undersecretary Gurdal Hudaoglu. The adjustments that will create the possibility of the Maronites’ return to their villages will proceed with coordination of the “presidency, the prime ministry, deputy prime ministry and finance ministry, the interior ministry, the foreign affairs ministry, the embassy’s undersecretariat and the military officers”. In the first place, the necessary adjustments to “regulate” within the scope of works will be completed with a road map and an execution timetable in order for the taken decision to be put into practice in a short time.
During the meeting which was held in the “presidency” under the chairmanship of Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, the self-styled prime minister Huseyin Ozgurgun, illegal Turkish ambassador to the occupied part of Nicosia Derya Kanbay, the commander of the Turkish occupation forces lieutenant Omer Pac, the Commander of the security forces major general Yilmaz Yildirim, deputy prime minister Serdar Denktas, Akinci’s advisers, “directors” from the “register office” and “military officers” were present.