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Greek FM launches initiative on Cyprus guarantees

Greek FM launches initiative on Cyprus guarantees

Athens has launched an international campaign on the need for foreign guarantees in a reunited Cyprus to be abolished, daily Phileleftheros  reported on Monday. The sensitive issue will be top on the agenda of talks in Istanbul between Greek Foreign Minister Nicos Kotzias and his Turkish counterpart Mehlut Cavusoglu later on Monday. Read the rest

Spring time for peace

March is the month the UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks should come under assessment because if summer comes and a proposed reunification plan is not on the table then the game is over. But reaching a Cyprus solution by March is “overly optimistic”, an insider told The Cyprus Weekly yesterday. “There are lots of rumours, lots

New proposal on security issues for Cyprus

Athens and Nicosia are drafting a new, detailed and comprehensive formula on security issues with regards to the Cyprus solution, which they aim to present to the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry during his upcoming visits to the two capitals. The US official will be visiting Athens on November 13, Nicosia on 14, whilst

Anastasiades in Athens on Friday to brief on the resumption of the talks

GC President Anastasiades will be in Athens on Friday to brief the country’s political leadership on the expected resumption of the bicommunal talks “in one of the most decisive phases of the Cyprus problem”, a diplomatic source told Cyprus News Agency (CNA). Anastasiades is expected, according to other sources, to brief the Greek President, the