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Eroğlu: “If we say ‘yes’ to all the demands of the Greek Cypriot side, we will not find anyplace to live”

President Derviş Eroğlu emphasized the  extreme demands of the Greek Cypriot side  and said “ If we say ‘yes’ to  all the demands of the Greek Cypriot side, we will not find any place to live”. President Eroğlu emphasized the  importance of owning  a state and  said  Turkish Cypriot side desires to form a new partnership with the Greek Cypriot side which  will be based  on  two equal states. President Eroğlu added that Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot peoples have been living side by side in peace however there isRead More


President Eroğlu met with the Secretary General of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation, Madani in New York

President Eroğlu met with the Secretary General of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation, Iyad Bin Amin Madani, within the framework of his New York contacts. Madani and President Eroğlu met for the first time after Madani has taken office as the Secretary General of the OIC. Answering the questions after the meeting, Madani expressed that it is a privilege for him to have a meeting with President Eroğlu. Madani stated that at the meeting they evaluated Cyprus issue as well as within its historical perspective and he attentively listenedRead More


Cyprus issue

President Eroğlu : “We can accomplish a result with an understanding of reciprocal give and take” President Derviş Eroğlu pointed out that there are major differences between the Greek Cypriot side and the Turkish Cypriot side and he said that result can be accomplished with reciprocal give-and-take not with exaggerated demands. President Eroglu has gone to New York in order to make various contacts. Answering a question whether meeting of Foreign Ministers of Organization of the Islamic Cooperation will be realized in TRNC Eroğlu indicated that OIC Secretary General isRead More


EIDE: “All problems can be resolved”

UN Secretary General’s Special Advisor on Cyprus,  Espen Barth Eide stated  that the Joint Statement  signed by the leaders in February 11 is very strong  and clear and not contradictory  and  he believes there are  no big differences which  the two leaders cannot resolve. Giving his first interview as the UN Secretary General’s Special Advisor on Cyprus, Eide said that the second stage of negotiations which was concluded was about  clearing the positions of the two sides. Expressing that all positions of the sides regarding the issues  are at theRead More


Some items of short news

Always the ‘Turkish invasion’ is brought up though that was forty years ago   Ever looking to drag the Republic of Cyprus’s distorted view of the events of 1974 into the international arena, Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Greek Cypriot Republic of Cyprus [RoC] used his speech at an event in his honour in London, hosted by the Greek Cypriot Brotherhood [?], as an opportunity to do just that. He was reporting that he believes that the RoC will be able to exit the bailout programme by the end ofRead More