FM: Cyprus natural resources belong to its people

Cyprus natural resources belong to the people of Cyprus, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said in a written statement. “Cyprus reiterates its position, that the natural resources of Cyprus belong to the Cypriot people, replying to the press release, No: 228, issued by the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 13 July 2017”, it said. The Ministry also pointed out that at this stage, a bill has been submitted for consideration before the House of Representatives, concerning the establishment of a National Investments Fund in which the revenue from hydrocarbon exploitation will be deposited for the benefit of all Cypriots, as stated in the draft bill.

Source: Cyprus News Agency