Foreign Office encourages Cyprus leaders to seize “historic” opportunity for reunification

A Foreign Office letter addressed to five Cypriot refugees living in the UK has commended the “leadership” that President Anastasiades and Mustafa Akinci have shown in efforts to reach a settlement to the Cyprus issue.

The Foreign Office official signing the letter on behalf of the Foreign Secretary states that this leadership has enabled progress in the UN-facilitated negotiations.

At the same time, it reiterates the UK Government’s encouragement to both sides “to seize the historic opportunity that now exists to end the division of the island.

Source: Cyprus News Agency.