Official Statements

Regarding the statement of Anastasiades in an attempt to undermine the Geneva meetings in defiance of the agreement dated 1 December 2016

In his statement on 1 January 2017, the Leader of the Greek Cypriot Leader Nicos Anastasiades claimed that the five-party meeting that is agreed to take place on 12 January 2017 in Geneva will be ‘‘…more of a four-party conference’’ and said ‘‘…relevant parties will attend the conference, namely the Republic of Cyprus and the [...]

Regarding the signing of a framework agreement by the Greek Cypriot Administration and Egypt

The Greek Cypriot Administration of Southern Cyprus has taken even further its existing collaboration with Egypt in relation to the hydrocarbon resources. We strongly condemn the signing of a framework agreement by Greek Cypriot Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis and Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek el-Molla on 31 August 2016 regarding the gas to be transmitted from the natural gas [...]

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Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu gave an interview to Al Jazeera Turk and The Economist

Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu gave an interview on Cyprus negotiations to Al Jazeera Turk broadcasting in Turkey and the Economist which is broadcasting in Brussels. Answering the questions of Ece Göksedef from Al Jazeera and Tom Nuttal from the Economist regarding the Cyprus Summit in Geneva, Minister Ertuğruloğlu gave information about the Cyprus negotiation process, [...]

Kanbay presents Ertuğruloğlu with a card in memory of 15 July

Turkish Ambassador to Lefkoşa Derya Kanbay met with Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu yesterday. Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mustafa Lakadamyalı, was also present at the meeting. During the meeting, Kanbay presented a memorial card to Ertuğruloğlu in memory of those who lost their lives during the “Attempted Coup in Turkey on 15 July [...]

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