According to Turkish daily Milliyet (online, 19.09.15), the Turkish Chief of General Staff General Hulusi Akar, during his illegal visits in the occupied area of the Republic of Cyprus, said that they support the solution in the Cyprus talks.
General Akar, who met with the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, the self-styled assembly speaker of the breakaway regime Sibel Siber and the self-styled prime minister Omer Kalyoncu, approached the on-going Cyprus talks positively. The paper reported that Akar reportedly said that Turkey’s official policy in Cyprus is the solution, that they want to reach a good solution and that they attain importance to the security of the Turkish Cypriots.
According to the paper, it is reported that the messages that the Turkish Cypriots are satisfied from Turkey’s support and that the guarantee issue is very important for the Turkish Cypriots were given to Akar. Akinci, during the briefing of the self-styled assembly on the Cyprus problem, informed the self-styled deputies for Akar’s support on the negotiations.