CNA News – CNA – Kiriaki Demetriou – ?ICOSIA 09/06/2019 13:58

President to discuss possible measures against Turkish provocations with EU counteparts

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, will have the opportunity to discuss about possible measures against the Turkish provocative actions in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) with his counterparts from the MED-7 group, namely France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Malta, in the framework of the groups Summit that will take place in Malta.

Efforts for resumption of talks to continue provided that Turkey stops its provocations, Nicosia says

Nicosia reiterated on Saturday that efforts for the resumption of negotiations on the Cyprus problem will continue, in the framework of the mission of UNSGs special envoy Jane Holl Lute, provided that Turkeys provocative activities in Cyprus Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) are terminated.

FMs of Cyprus and Slovakia meet on Monday in Nicosia

Cyprus energy programme and Turkish provocative actions in the countrys Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), the Cyprus problem, issues which are on the top of the EU agenda and Cyprus – Slovakia bilateral relations will be discussed, among others, during the talks which Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides will have on Monday in Nicosia with the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Miroslav Lajcak.

Limassol port an important source of revenue for Cyprus, President says

The Limassol port is one of the most advanced ports in the Eastern Mediterranean and constitutes an important source of revenue for Cyprus, President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades said on Saturday, addressing a ceremony held for the conclusion of the first phase of investments by Eurogate at Limassol Port.

Government must intensify pressure on Turkey to cooperate on missing persons issue, Syllouris says

The government has to intensify its pressure on Turkey so that Ankara shows the necessary will to cooperate on the issue of the missing persons of Cyprus, until the fate of each missing person is established and their families suffering comes to an end, Cyprus Acting President, House President, Demetris Syllouris said on Sunday, speaking during a memorial service at Spilia village, in Nicosia district.

Photiou says Turkey must terminate its actions that negatively affect prospects for negotiations

Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou said on Sunday that Turkey must terminate its actions that have a negative impact on the prospect of resuming the Cyprus talks and show goodwill in order for the talks to take place in a positive and promising climate. The Presidential Commissioner was speaking in Dali, at the unveiling ceremony of the bust of Marcos Pittas who died during the second phase of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus.

Source: Cyprus News Agency