Category Archive: News

TRNC News 25.7.2016 – Prime Minister Ozgurgun to visit Ankara

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Prime Minister Özgürgün to visit Ankara Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün is visiting Ankara today at the official invitation of Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım. Mr. Özgürgün and his delegation will hold high level… Continue reading

TRNC News 22nd July 2016 – Leaders to meet again today

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Leaders to meet again today President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypriot Leader Nikos Anastasiades have met again today as part of the intensified negotiation process. The two Leaders held their fourth July meeting… Continue reading

TRNC News 21.7.2016 – Akıncı: “If solution not reached in 2016, we may face unforeseen problems in 2017”

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President Akıncı: “If a solution is not reached in 2016, we may face unforeseen problems in 2017” Speaking at the Peace and Freedom celebrations on 20 July, President Akıncı expressed his belief that… Continue reading

TRNC News 19th July 2016 – Lakadamyalı: “New entry rules do not affect TRNC citizens”

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Lakadamyalı: “New entry rules do not affect TRNC citizens” The Under Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mustafa Lakadamyalı stated that the new legislation covering departures from Turkey has not affected TRNC… Continue reading

Peace and Freedom Day 2016 – Celebrations started

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Peace and Freedom Day 2016 Celebrations started Celebrations marking the 42nd anniversary of the 20th of July Peace Operation started today with a speech delivered by President Mustafa Akıncı on BRT. Ceremonies will… Continue reading

TRNC News 18.7.2016 – PM Ozgurgun and PM Yildirim spoke by telephone

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Prime Minister Özgürgün spoke with the Turkish Prime Minister Yıldırım Prime Minister Hüseyin Özgürgün had a telephone conservation with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım regarding the attempted military coup in Turkey on… Continue reading

TRNC 20th July Peace and Freedom Day – Changes to Program

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The programme for the Peace and Freedom Day celebrations on the 20th July has been changed due to the attempted coup in Turkey last Friday. As a result, the public reception which was… Continue reading

Latest News – Military Coup Attempt in Turkey

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Latest News Military Coup Attempt in Turkey Supporters of Tukish President Erdogan celebrate At least 90 people have died and 1154 people have been injured following last night’s attempted military coup d’etat and… Continue reading

TRNC News 15.7.2016 – Celebration on 20th July of 42nd anniversary of Peace and Freedom Day

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42nd Anniversary of Peace and Freedom Day will be celebrated on 20 July The 42nd Anniversary of Peace and Freedom Day will be celebrated on 20 July with events across the country. Celebrations… Continue reading

TRNC News 14.7.2016 – Eide: “There is no time to lose”

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Eide: “There is no time to lose” The UN Secretary General’s Special Advisor on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide has stated: “If the leaders want to reach a solution in 2016, there is no… Continue reading

TRNC News 13.7.2016 – Akinci “I think we should start to hold regular meetings”

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Akıncı: “I think we should start to hold regular meetings” A meeting between President Mustafa Akıncı and the Greek Cypriot leader Nikos Anastasiades regarding EU and economic matters, was described by President Akıncı… Continue reading

TRNC News 12.7.2016 – FM Ertugruloglu on official visit to London

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Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu on an official visit to London Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu travelled to London on July 10 as part of a four day official visit. During the visit, Minister Ertuğruloğlu… Continue reading

TRNC News 11.7.2016 – President Akinci “We had a fruitful meeting”

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President Akıncı: “We had a fruitful meeting” Last Friday, 8th July 2016, a meeting was held between the Greek Cypriot Leader, Mr. Nikos Anastasiades, and the Turkish Cypriot Leader, President Mustafa Akıncı, which… Continue reading

TRNC News 1.7.2016 – Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu signed the book of condolence

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Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu signed the book of condolence Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu signed the book of condolence at the Embassy of Turkey in Lefkoşa in memory of those who lost their lives in… Continue reading

TRNC News 30.6.2016 – Akinci condemned terror attack in Istanbul

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Akıncı condemned terror attack in İstanbul President Mustafa Akıncı has condemned the terror attack in Istanbul Atatürk Airport. President Akıncı stated that the deadly attack was malicious and barbaric, hurt innocent people who… Continue reading

TRNC News 29.6.2016 – World Bank experts met Negotiators and delegations

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World Bank experts met with the Negotiators and their delegations Two experts from the World Bank met with Turkish Cypriot Negotiator Özdil Nami and the Greek Cypriot Negotiator Andreas Mavroyannis. They discussed economic… Continue reading

TRNC News 28.6.2016 – Akinci “I welcome the recent developments”

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Akıncı: “I welcome the recent developments” In a statement, President Mustafa Akıncı officially welcomed the normalization of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Israel and the announcement that a similar process has begun with… Continue reading

TRNC News 27.6.2016 – Foreign Minister Ertuğruloğlu’s press conference

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Foreign Minister Ertuğruloğlu’s press conference Foreign Minister Ertuğruloğlu provided the media with some details of his first visit to Turkey as well as an update on the negotiation process. Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu explained… Continue reading