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UN Security Council discusses Varosha in closed - door meeting
CNA - Apostolis Zoupaniotis - USA/New York, United Nations 09/10/2019 08:16


The UN Security Council holds on Wednesday afternoon a closed - door meeting during which unofficial consultations will take place on Varosha, the fenced off part of Turkish occupied Famagusta, following a request by Cyprus.

UN Security Council members are expected to be briefed on the situation and developments in general as regards the Cyprus problem by a senior representative from the Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs at 1500 hours local time (1900 GMT).

According to the Security Council Reports website members of the Security Council are likely to "reiterate their support for the previous Council decisions on the status of Varosha and call on both sides to exercise restraint.

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