Secretary-General Will Host Joint Meeting 23-24 January with Leaders of Greek Cypriot, Turkish Cypriot Communities
Secretary-General Will Host Joint Meeting 23-24 January with Leaders
of Greek Cypriot, Turkish Cypriot Communities
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General will host a joint meeting with the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot communities on 23-24 January at the Greentree Estate in Long Island, New York. This is fifth time that the Secretary-General is meeting with Mr. [Demetris] Christofias and Mr. [Derviş] Eroğlu in the framework of the Cyprus negotiations.
The United Nations is providing all possible support to these Cypriot-led negotiations. The Secretary-General looks forward to a productive meeting and concrete progress. He has conveyed his expectations to the leaders for a resolution of this issue. He believes that with political will and firm commitment, the two leaders can and should reach a much-needed settlement on Cyprus.
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