Cypriot President says Nuland understands the objections of the Greek Cypriot side

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades said that U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland seems to understand the objections of the Greek Cypriot side, speaking to journalists after his Thursdays meeting with Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci in the context of intensified talks to solve the Cyprus problem.

He also said that theres a possibility to meet again in the afternoon with Nuland, adding that the US Assistant Secretary of State is trying to see if the differences can be bridged.

Asked for todays meeting with the Turkish Cypriot leader, President Anastasiades said that they discussed the issues of effective participation in governance, decision-making and potential future amendments of the Constitution. He noted that further convergences were observed in some of the issues

Source: Cyprus News Agency