President Anastasiades and T/c leader meet with UNSG in NYC

A tripartite meeting between President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades, Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci and UNSG Ban Ki Moon is taking place on Sunday in NYC.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 1045 NYC time (17.45 Cyprus time) and is expected to last 45 minutes.

According to diplomatic sources, the UNGS will open the meeting with some introductory remarks followed by remarks by President Anastasiades and Akinci. After hearing the two leaders Ban will make his final remarks.

After the meeting Ban accompanied by the Anastasiades and Akinci will make a short statement to the press.

A press release to be issued after the meeting will announce that the two leaders will continue the intensified round of talks on negotiating chapters aiming to reach a final settlement within 2016 along the lines of the September 14 joint

Source: Cyprus News Agency.