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Cyprus leaders reaffirm “unwavering” commitment

Cyprus leaders reaffirm “unwavering” commitment

The divided island’s leaders on Friday continued UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks focusing on aspects of governance and power-sharing, property, criteria on territory, cross cutting European Union issues and economic matters. This is what UN special envoy on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide said in a statement in Nicosia after a five-hour-long meeting between President Nicos Anastasiades

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

Cyprus leaders meet again in Nicosia

The divided island’s leaders are meeting in Nicosia on Friday to push ahead with UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks under the auspices of UN special envoy Espen Barth Eide. The meeting between President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci began at 9 in the morning with all issues open for discussion, according to insiders. However, the

Leaders appeal for information on missing

The Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders on Thursday issued a joint appeal for information on the fates of missing persons from both communities, one of the most painful chapters in the island’s history. “We call on everyone who might possess information on possible burial sites of missing persons, to share this information with the Committee

Eide: no obstacle to resumption of talks

By George Psyllides The UN on Tuesday said it expected a resumption of reunification talks after the Turkish Cypriot elections later this month. The announcement was made by UN Special Advisor Espen Barth Eide after separate meetings with the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities. The Norwegian diplomat said they both agreed

UN Secretary General confirms receipt of leaders’ letters

Published by: Parikiakihttp://www.parikiaki.com/2014/10/un-sg-confirms-receipt-of-leaders-letters/ UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has received the letters sent to him by President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu, a UN official has confirmed. Replying to questions UN Deputy Spokesman Ferhan Haq also reiterated that the Secretary General`s Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide will

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