Conference on Cyprus will take place in Crans-Montana UN envoy announces

The Conference on Cyprus will take place in Crans-Montana, the UN Secretary Generals Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide announced on Friday after a meeting he had with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades. Eide said that both sides have confirmed to him that “they go there with the ambition to solve the problem.” Meanwhile, Elizabeth Spehar, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General in Cyprus and Head of Mission, said on Friday that Australia departs from the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) at an important moment in Cyprus’ history, and expressed hope that the island would soon be reunified.

Source: Cyprus News Agency