Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay stated that as the TRNC government it has been decided to change the name of closed Maraş, and the word “closed” will now be removed with reference to Maraş.
Foreign Ministry: “Greek Cypriot leadership’s attempt to maintain the status quo is futile” The Deputy Prime Ministry and Ministry of Foreign Affairs recorded that the work coordinated by the Foreign Ministry will continue decisively in line with international law and taking into consideration the rights of former inhabitants […]
In a written statement the Turkish Foreign Ministry evaluated the UN Security Council’s consultations, as well as the press statement released thereafter, as abuse of the mandate of the UN Security Council. The written statement is as follows:
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu visited the closed city of Maraş together with the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay.