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Merkel awaits progress from Turkey on the Cyprus issue

Merkel awaits progress from Turkey on the Cyprus issue

Angela Merkel is awaiting progress in Cyprus in the following months. The German Chancellor made statements before the upcoming meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister and his cabinet, stressing that the Cyprus issue should be discussed.  Angela Merkel linked the Cyprus problem with Turkey’s EU accession negotiations, saying that the process remains open. The German

Famagusta return dangled in front of Turkey

Cyprus government sources have confirmed that the island could remove its veto for Turkey’s accession into the EU if Famagusta is returned to its rightful owners. Germany is ready to accelerate Turkey’s EU accession process, German Chancellor Angela Merkel confirmed after meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu. Merkel’s statement came as she visited Turkey

Merkel says Germany ready to support Cyprus and help Turkey

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris Postasi (19.10.15) reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday that her country is ready to extend support to Cyprus while helping drive forward Turkey’s European Union accession process. Merkel held a joint news conference with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in Istanbul on Sunday, after the two had a

Merkel:Cyprus talks must be conducted away from threats and blackmail

According to a report in Kibris Postasi today, the German Chancellor has stressed that the Cyprus talks must be conducted away from any threats and blackmail, GC Government Spokesman Christodoulides said in a written statement yesterday. Christodoulides said that Anastasiades had a telephone communication with the Chancellor of Germany Mrs Angela Merkel late yesterday. He

Merkel: “We want to contribute to the solution of the Cyprus problem”

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris newspaper (13.01.15) under the title: “We want to contribute to the solution”, reports that the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, in statements yesterday during a joint press conference with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, referred, inter alia, to the Cyprus problem and said that Germany in all the way would like to

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