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Kokkina crossing opening to be discussed in January

Kokkina crossing opening to be discussed in January

The demand by Kato Pyrgos and Tylliria communities for the Kokkina crossing in divided Cyprus to open the soonest possible will be brought up for discussion on January 12. This is what Sotos Zakheos, head of the Greek Cypriot bi-communal committee on crossing points at the UN-brokered Cyprus peace talks, promised on Monday. Read the

The “Famagusta Initiative” calls for the opening of Deryneia crossing point

Turkish Cypriot daily Yeni Duzen newspaper (09.09.15) under the title: “The eyes are turned to the barricades”, reports on statements by Mertkan Hamit, activist and member of the “Famagusta Initiative”, who in an interview to the paper, stressed the need for the opening of the Deryneia crossing point, in order as he said for the occupied

Reactions to Akinci’s statements regarding the opening of Deryneia and Apliki crossing points

Ahmet Hizli, “chairman” of the “environment and promotion association” of occupied Lefka area, told the paper that Akinci’s statements aimed at gaining time for overcoming the problems experienced in the backstage as regards the opening of the crossing point. He said: “Are there mines? Yes there are. Perhaps the cleaning will be extended as a

Bi-communal peaceful protest for Kokkina barricade opening

Inhabitants of Polis Chrysochous and Tylliria communities have organized a peaceful bicommunal protest on Saturday, aiming at the opening of Kokkina, an act that could facilitate everyday life activities and transporting. Turkish Cypriots are also attending the event held in Kato Pyrgos, Tylliria. In a statement of the Coordinating Committee for the checkpoint opening, it