Cyprus – The joint statement is

made!

 By Chris Elliott

Following a meeting, the two leaders of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and the Republic of CyprusCyprus - Joint Statement made have agreed to work towards a new system of power sharing in a bid to end a bitter and long-running conflict which has been frustrating Turkey’s hopes of joining the EU and complicating its relations with Greece.

To learn more, do watch the Famagusta Gazette video below which shows Lisa Buttenheim, the United Nations Special Representative on the island, reading from the joint statement – Click play on the video to watch this video and to read the Famagusta Gazette article and their other news, please click here.

To read the reaction of many to this joint statement, please click here and click here

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