Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertuğruloğlu met with his Turkish counterpart Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu yesterday as part of an official visit to New York.

Both Ministers evaluated the ongoing Cyprus negotiations. Areas of cooperation between the two ministries were also discussed.

Ertuğruloğlu is in New York for the Organization of Islamic Cooperation’s (OIC) annual Council of Foreign Ministers’ session and a meeting with the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is an observer member of the ECO.