New Turkish Navtex 'regrettable', EU27 call Turkey to reverse the 'opening' of Varosha, Borrell says

EU27 Foreign Affairs Ministers today called for a reversal of the Varosha opening, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell who chaired a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council earlier in Luxembourg, announced during the concluding Press conference.

More specifically, in relation to the opening of Varosha and the new Turkish navigation telex (Navtex), the High Representative pointed out that the EU27 had a discussion and listened to their colleagues from Greece and Cyprus.

As he stated: "the opening of Varosha undermines mutual trust" and the Ministers believe that "it increases the tensions and must be reversed.


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