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Espen Barth Eide:Leaders in 100% agreement over EU character of federal Cyprus

Espen Barth Eide:Leaders in 100% agreement over EU character of federal Cyprus

UNSG’s Special Adviser to Cyprus Espen Barth Eide has said Nicos Anastasiades and Mustafa Akinci are in 100% agreement about the European Union character of a federal Cyprus after a solution. Eide, who was speaking on Thursday evening at an event in the Centre of Visual Arts & Research (CVAR) in the old town of

Telephon networks to be united next month

President of Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce Fikri Toros expressed that works regarding the usage of mobile telephones in the whole island within the framework of confidence building measures package are in the last stage and the system will start to operate as of beginning of July. Adding that all mobile telephone operators lean towards

Ozgurgun says Anastasiades is ruining positive atmosphere with words

UBP party leader Huseyin Ozgurgun argued that the positive air being created on the Cyprus issue was being axed by GC leader Anastasiades with his careless statements. Ozgurgun in an interview to Hurriyet Newspaper and CNN Turk said that the Greek Cypriot-Greek duo had started off with the guarantorship first and were now pointing to

Anastasiades:”Turkish troops should withdraw in order to reach a settlement”

Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades said that no European state would allow foreign troops on their soil. Anastasiades was speaking during an interview with CNN Türk’s Elif Özgen during which he stressed that if there would…………… Read the rest on: http://www.kpdailynews.com/index.php/cat/35/news/5055/PageName/CYPRUS_LOCAL_NEWS

Nami: The actual negotiations will start now

Turkish Cypriot daily Yeni Duzen newspaper (19.06.15) reports that the Turkish Cypriot negotiator, Ozdil Nami has said that the difficult negotiations have not started yet and added that what they have been doing until now was to “take the picture of the existing situation”. In statements to Kanal Sim television, Nami said yesterday that the

Nami:Μore progress achieved in 3 weeks than in the previous 5 years

According to GC newspaper Alithia an ‘Anastasiades-Akinci document’ is being prepared TC negotiator Nami, is believed to have indicated that more progress was achieved in three weeks than in the previous five years……. Read the rest on: http://www.kpdailynews.com/index.php/cat/35/news/4934/PageName/CYPRUS_LOCAL_NEWS

Ban commends leaders’ commitment to settle Cyprus issue:

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today commended the commitment of the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, and the Greek Cypriot leader, Nicos Anastasiades, to reach a comprehensive settlement to the Cyprus issue. Mr. Ban, who met today with Mr. Akinci in New York, welcomed the “positive atmosphere” surrounding the ongoing talks, encouraging the leaders “to stay on

AKEL welcomes the agreement on Confidence Building Measures

Member of the Secretariat and Political Bureau of AKEL Stefanos Stefanou issued a press release welcoming the the agreement on confidence building measures. Following the leaders’ meeting on last Thursday , UNSG’s Special Advisor on Cyprus, Espen Barth Eide announced five CBMs agreed on by TC and GC sides. Below is AKEL’s statement: “AKEL welcomes