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Greek Cypriot side ready for preparatory process proposed by UNSG, Spokesman's office says
CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia 14/08/2019 19:54


Following the recent meeting of the President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades with the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, the Greek Cypriot side is ready and will fully respond to the preparatory process proposed by the UN Secretary General, a press release by the Office of the Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou says.

It further notes that the Greek Cypriot side expects that Turkey will also contribute to this effort, by ceasing its illegal activities and its tactics of creating tension and destabilization in the region and that it will engage in substantive  negotiations that Ankara itself has been delaying or/and refuses for two years now.

It notes that the aim remains, through substantive talks, "that we hope to start as soon as possible", to reach an honest agreement on the basis of UN resolutions and decisions, as well as EU principles and

(CNA)

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