President announces agreement and progress on issues discussed at peace talks

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has stressed that an agreement and significant progress have been achieved on the issues discussed during today’s meeting with the Turkish Cypriot leader Moustafa Akinci, in the context of the UN-led peace talks.

In statements to the press after the meeting, President Anastasiades said that they had a productive discussion during which they discussed the issues of effective participation in a federal Cyprus and the decision making process in various committees as well as quotas.

He said they discussed the issue of an EU Joint Committee and how decisions will be taken “so that the state will function effectively and will be able to take timely decisions with its participation in the EU.

Source: Cyprus News Agency.