Tag Archives: Mustafa Akinci

Enthusiasm for a solution has faded away:An interview with Mustafa Akinci

Enthusiasm for a solution has faded away:An interview with Mustafa Akinci

Turkish Cypriots go to the polls on Sunday April 19 to elect a new leader. Veteran politician Mustafa Akinci is one of the four main candidates. Here he answers a series of questions put to him by Evie Andreou Q. If you get elected what will be your first step in connection to the negotiations?

New survey on the “presidential elections” shows @DervisEroglu to receive 42%

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris Postasi newspaper 917.03.15) reports that the “Karina Research Institute” (GAE) announced the results of a survey they carried out on the “presidential elections” to be held on April 19. According to the results, Dervis Eroglu is ahead with 42% of the votes, CTP candidate Siber has 29%, Mustafa Akinci has 20%,

Akinci calls on for the opening of Apliki and Deryneia crossing points; he criticized Denktas’ apology

Turkish Cypriot daily Havadis newspaper (13.03.15) reports that the independent candidate Mustafa Akinci stated that the Apliki and Deryneia crossing points must be opened the soonest possible. Akinci made these statements speaking during a meeting in occupied Lefka in the framework of his “election campaign”. Akinci stated that the opening of these two crossing points

Advantages and disadvantages of April presidential elections candidates

Turkish Cypriot daily Halkin Sesi newspaper (12.03.15) publishes an article by Aysu Basri regarding the forthcoming “presidential elections” to be held in the breakaway regime. Basri writes in her column that it is very difficult to predict the outcome of the “elections”, however it is possible that independent candidate Mustafa Akinci will be the winner.

NEW poll shows forthcoming “presidential elections” results in T/c community

  A NEW public opinion poll shows the forthcoming “presidential elections” to be held in the Turkish occupied north of Cyprus will run to a second round. The results of the survey, which was held between 12 February and 2 March 2015 with the method of face to face interviews, show the following for the

Akinci calls on Turkey not to renew Navtex in order to give a chance to the re-launching of negotiations

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris newspaper (25.02.15) reports that independent candidate for the “April 2015 presidential elections” Mustafa Akinci stated that the Cyprus negotiations must be re-launched in the coming period and that the new leader of the Turkish Cypriot side who will be elected in the “presidential elections” will help towards this development. Akinci made

Akinci &Ozersay are in favour of opening of the fenced off town of Famagusta

Statements by Akinci and Ozersay on the opening of the fenced off town of Varosha  Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika (21.01.15) reports that both independent candidates Mustafa Akinci and Kudret Ozersay for the upcoming “presidential elections” are in favour of the opening of the fenced town off Varosha but with different preconditions. During a program on

Akinci:Necessary to take on initiative on Varosha under UN observation

Independent candidate Mustafa Akinci held an event at the Near East University Ataturk Cultural Centre to kick off his campaign. Several TDP MPs such as Mehmet Cakici, Huseyin Angolemli and Zeki Celer attended as well as the TDP party leader Cemal Ozyigit. BKP party leader Izzet Izcan, Nicosia Turkish Municipality Mayor Mehmet Harmanci and KTOEOS

Akinci:Natural gas could create a new dynamic for solution of Cyprus problem

Turkish Cypriot daily Star Kibris newspaper (08.01.14) reports that independent candidate for the “presidential elections” Mustafa Akinci stated that the natural gas and the economic crisis faced by “south Cyprus” as he called the Republic of Cyprus, could create a new dynamic for the solution of the Cyprus problem, adding that if these issues are

Top