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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

Izcan on Lavrov meeting:Prosolution people did not approve Akinci’s behavior

Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris newspaper (03.12.15) reports that the chairman of the United Cyprus Party (BKP) Izzet Izcan criticized the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci for not meeting with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. “Akinci shot his own foot at a time when the Cyprus negotiations are progressing well”, Izcan stated, criticizing Akinci for

Lavrov urges two sides to show readiness for compromise

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has expressed the hope that the two communities in Cyprus would show readiness to make compromises, bearing in mind their mutual concerns. “We welcome the resumption of the inter-communal talks in May this year and we follow closely the process of the Cyprus talks. There are for now many issues

Sergei Lavrov and Anastasiades discussed ongoing process of Cyprus problem

  UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades discussed the ongoing process of the Cyprus conflict settlement, the ministry said in a statement. The Eastern Mediterranean island has been partitioned since 1974, when Turkish troops occupied its northern part and proclaimed the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) nearly a decade later. Only

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