UK Government confirms support for bi-zonal, bi-communal federation to UK Cypriots

The UK Government has clarified its position on the Cyprus settlement process, confirming that its support for a bi-zonal, bi-communal federation has not changed.

In a statement to the National Federation of Cypriots in UK, the British government notes that its policy “remains unchanged: We continue to support a comprehensive, just and lasting settlement of the Cyprus issue, based on the internationally accepted model of a bi-zonal, bi-communal federation with political equality as set out in relevant Security Council Resolutions.”

The statement adds that “UK continues to urge the parties to approach informal talks in the spirit of flexibility and compromise.

Source: Cyprus News Agency