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Under pressure to open chapters

Under pressure to open chapters

PRESIDENT Nicos Anastasiades is in Madrid for the European People’s Party (EPP) congress, where he will deliver a speech on Thursday on the role of Europe in regional conflicts and try to allay fears at home that German Chancellor Angela Merkel will pressure Cyprus to back down on some chapters that are blocking Turkey’s EU

Juncker visit shows EU interest in Cyprus

FOREIGN Minister Ioannis Kasoulides said yesterday that the visit of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to Cyprus demonstrated the increased involvement of the EU in efforts to find a Cyprus solution. Speaking on CyBC’s morning programme, Kasoulides said a Cyprus settlement should create a new state that would be based on the principles of the

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