According to the statement made by the Presidential Directorate of Communications, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan released a message to mark the 96th anniversary of the Treaty of Lausanne.
By Chris Elliott… Since time began Cyprus has sat in the Mediterranean Sea and been visited by many people from the countries seeking to colonise it because of its strategic importance.
President Mustafa Akıncı made a statement using his social media account and said ‘Greek Cypriot Administration is stressing that making cooperation with Turkey is beneficial for all parties.
Speaker of the TRNC Assembly Teberrüken Uluçay stressed that natural gas and economic values around the Island of Cyprus must be evaluated as a compromise, not as a conflict.
Turkish Foreign Ministry evaluated the conclusions adopted by the EU Foreign Affairs Council. In the written statement, it was noted: