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Greek Foreign Minister: Turkish troop withdrawal key to Cyprus problem

Greek Foreign Minister: Turkish troop withdrawal key to Cyprus problem

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and Cyprus House of Representatives President Yiannakis Omirou met in Athens on Wednesday, focusing their talks on the Cyprus problem and bilateral relations between both their countries.  Omirou briefed Kotzias on actions taken by Cyprus in the EU and internationally, especially in the arena of inter-Parliamentary contacts and relations. See

Omirou slams Edek’s decision on Cyprus issue

Former socialist Edek leader Yiannakis Omirou said on Monday that the party’s decision to reject a bi-zonal, bi-communal federation as a solution to the Cyprus problem was nothing but “dangerous acrobatics”. Omirou, who is also the House President and stepped from the part a few months ago, also wrote on his Twitter account that “Edek

Yiannakis Omirou:We have to change foreign policy on Cyprus problem

House of Representatives President Yiannakis Omirou has called for a change in Cyprus` foreign policy vis-à-vis the Cyprus problem. Addressing an EDEK ball in London Omirou said Cyprus` European partners subdued reactions and a stance ranging from washing their hands of the matter like Pontius Pilate to being in favour of Turkey`s illegal behaviour even

Yiannakis Omirou:Turkey aims to abolish the Republic of Cyprus

President of the House of Representatives Yiannakis Omirou stressed that the statements made by Turkish Cypriot negotiator for the Cyprus problem Ergun Olgun, reveal the unchanged Turkish aim as regards Cyprus` natural gas. His statements, he said, reveal Turkey`s real goal which is to exploit Cyprus` natural gas while the proposals for co-management and co-exploitation

Call to reshape Cyprus peace talks #YiannOmirou

Acting President Yiannakis Omirou said that Cyprus` political leadership must continue its political and diplomatic campaign, in view of the “predatory behaviour” of Turkey, adding that the suspension of the participation of the Greek Cypriot side in the Cyprus talks must be followed by “a resetting of the negotiations.” He noted that the Turkish maneuvers

#YiannOmirou:No joint exploitation of gas reserves before Cyprus solution

Published by: http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/12/no-joint-exploitation-of-gas-reserves-before-cyprus-solution/ House President Yiannakis Omirou has stressed that there can be no co-management, joint exploitation and sharing of any revenue from natural gas reserves with the Turkish Cypriots before the solution of the Cyprus problem. Speaking here Tuesday and replying to a question, Omirou said the Greek government conveyed to the Turkish officials the