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View: The differing positions of the US and Russia on Cyprus

View: The differing positions of the US and Russia on Cyprus

THE ARRIVAL in Cyprus of the US Secretary of State John Kerry the day after the visit of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov gave everyone an opportunity to compare the stance of the two countries with regard to the peace talks and the prospects of a Cyprus settlement. Not that any comparison was ever

Cyprus reunification ‘within reach’, claims John Kerry #guardian

Efforts to reunify Cyprus got their biggest boost yet when the US secretary of state, John Kerry, announced that a solution to one of the world’s longest-running disputes was finally “within reach”. Sounding a rare note of optimism during a flying visit to the divided island on Thursday evening, Kerry hailed the “tangible progress” that

No connection between postponement of Kerry`s visit and Cyprus`peace talks

Government Spokesman Nikos Christodoulides said on Saturday that the President will brief the political parties on the negotiations after the conclusion of the intensified round of talks, which takes place this month. What is important is for the negotiations to bear fruit, he said, adding that if there is an outcome after the six UN-led

Kerry: The historic moment of Cyprus’ reunification is within reach

US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed the continued firm support of the United States for a fair and lasting political solution to the longstanding division of Cyprus, expressing optimism that “with the strong commitment of both courageous Cypriot leaders and the support of the United Nations and the international community, the historic moment of

Concrete actions from Turkey on Cyprus expected

Recent developments on the Cyprus issue and bilateral relations between Cyprus and the U.S. dominated the half-hour meeting of President Nicos Anastasiades with U.S. Foreign Minister John Kerry, in New York on Saturday. The meeting was attended by Cyprus Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides and other officials. Government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides spoke of a productive discussion in

John Kerry hopes for equilibrium to allow resumption of Cyprus reunification talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday he hoped for a return to an equilibrium that would allow the reunification process to move forward after talks were suspended when Turkey dispatched a research vessel inside the island’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). Replying to a question by Senator Robert Menendez during a session of the

#JohnKerry:US fully committed supporting efforts for reunification of Cyprus

http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/10/john-kerry-underlines-strong-partnership-between-us-and-cyprus/ The US remains fully committed to supporting efforts for the reunification of Cyprus into a bizonal, bicommunal federation, US Secretary of State John Kerry notes in a congratulatory message on the occassion of Cyprus’ Independence Day. – See more at: http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/10/john-kerry-underlines-strong-partnership-between-us-and-cyprus/#sthash.TIFLPS04.dpuf On the Occasion of the Republic of Cyprus National Day  Press Statement John