Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu held a joint press conference with his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias after their meeting in Ankara yesterday. The Cyprus issue was discussed at the meeting.
During his remarks to the press, Çavuşoğlu reiterated that no result was reached at the talks held in Crans-Montana earlier this year, despite Turkey playing a constructive and solution-oriented role throughout the duration of the negotiations.
Çavuşoğlu said, “Turkey showed great sincerity in Crans-Montana, but unfortunately no result was reached.” He added that they evaluated the steps to be taken from now on and emphasised that any solution to be provided on the Cyprus issue will be for the benefit of everyone on the island.
Özcenk and Çağlar to participate in PACE meeting in London
National Unity Party Deputy Erdal Özcenk and Republican Turkish Party deputy Mehmet Çağlar are going to participate in the European Reconstruction and Development Bank meeting of the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) Political Affairs and Democracy Committee in London.
According to a statement given by the TRNC Assembly, Çağlar and Özcenk will return to the island on October 29, after completing their meetings in London between the 25-28 October.
Source: TRNC Public Information Office –
To read more news and information from the TRNC Ministry of Foreign Affairs, please click here
Pictures shown are courtesy of the TRNC Public Information Office Facebook page.