Minister of Foreign Affairs Emine Çolak said that she considers her new duty as pushing all limits for expressing the position of the Turkish Cypriots in the International Relations. Making a statement to daily Kıbrıs, Foreign Minister Çolak emphasized that while the negotiations continue in order to reach a settlement in Cyprus, we need to tell the whole world our desire for a solution as the Turkish Cypriots. Stating that she will be able to contribute to the negotiations in the context of external contacts, Çolak added “The process is gaining dynamism with the contribution of foreigners as well. We will tell the world expectations and problems of the Turkish Cypriots and what might disturb them during this process”.
On the other hand, Çolak stated that there is an connection in the international dimension between three guarantor states as well as Cyprus on the issue of Guarantees and Security and Alliance Agreements, adding that guarantees should be discussed with joint consensus according to the needs of both communities.