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The UN Release the joint statement Cyprus Talks 1

Statement by the United Nations Spokesperson in Cyprus on behalf of the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mr. Mustafa Akıncı and the Greek Cypriot leader, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades

The UN Release the joint statement Cyprus Talks 2

9 August 2019 – Today, the Greek Cypriot leader, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, and the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mr. Mustafa Akıncı, met at the Chief of Mission’s residence in the United Nations Protected Area under the auspices of Special Representative/Deputy Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Cyprus, Ms. Elizabeth Spehar.

The two leaders had a sincere and constructive exchange of views and they discussed in depth the basic principles. They decided to continue engaging in the efforts undertaken by Ms. Jane Holl Lute with the determination to finalize the Terms of Reference that would enable structured and results-oriented negotiations leading to a settlement with a sense of urgency.

The two leaders also decided to announce their readiness to hold a tripartite meeting with the Secretary-General after the United Nations General Assembly in order to plan the way forward.

Regarding confidence-building measures, the two leaders welcomed the implementation of the confidence-building measures they formally announced, including the electricity interconnectivity and mobile phone interoperability that would facilitate greater interaction between the two communities.

The two leaders also reaffirmed their commitment to intensifying the work of the Technical Committees with the objective of improving the daily lives of all Cypriots and to implementing further confidence-building measures, with UN support.

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4 comments

Tony Ali
Tony Ali August 9, 2019 at 4:48 pm

Improving the lives of all Cypriots? The only way and most natural way to improve the lives of the Turkish Cypriots is the lifting of the unjust inhuman EMBARGOES against them. Then we can talk about confidence building .

Tony Ali
Tony Ali August 9, 2019 at 4:48 pm

Improving the lives of all Cypriots? The only way and most natural way to improve the lives of the Turkish Cypriots is the lifting of the unjust inhuman EMBARGOES against them. Then we can talk about confidence building .

Chet Ramadan
Chet Ramadan August 9, 2019 at 4:20 pm

Absolute twaddle! What about discussing a velvet divorce!

Hakan Haksever
Hakan Haksever August 9, 2019 at 4:14 pm

What a complete and utter waste of time this is going to be. Same 2 idiots talking about the same problems with the same outcome. This is an absolute joke.

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