National Council convenes under the President of Cyprus

The National Council, the top advisory body to the President on the Cyprus issue, convenes this morning in Nicosia, under the President of the Repubic Nicos Anastasiades. The President is expected to brief members about his October 26 meeting with the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, as well as his October 31 meeting with Jane Holl Lute, the UN Secretary-General’s envoy.

The meeting is also attended by the President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris, ex President of Cyprus Demetris Christofias, former President George Vassiliou, Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides, Democratic Rally President Averof Neophytou, AKEL Secretary General Andros Kyprianou, Democratic Party President Nikolas Papadopoulos, EDEK President Marinos Sizopoulos, Citizens’ Alliance President Yiorgos Lillikas, Solidarity Movement Vice President Polys Pallikaros, Cyprus Greens Deputy President Efi Xanthou and ELAM President Christos Christou.

Negotiator of the Greek Cypriot side Andreas Mavroyiannis, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou, Deputy Government Spokeswoman Klelia Vasiliou and Undersecretary to the President Vasilis Palmas also attend the meeting.

Source: Cyprus News Agency