Turkey’s actions not conducive to Guterres’ efforts over Cyprus, Christodoulides says after trilateral meeting in Athens

Cyprus’ Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides said on Tuesday that Turkey’s illegal actions undermine peace and stability in the region and are not conducive to the efforts of UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, for the resumption of Cyprus settlement talks.

Speaking after the trilateral meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Greece, Cyprus, and Israel, held in Athens, Christodoulides said that he briefed his counterparts on Turkey’s illegal research and drilling activities within Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone, as well as about its actions in Varosha, the fenced off part of Turkish-occupied Famagusta.

“Turkey’s actions undermine stability and security, and they are not conducive to the UN Secretary-General’s efforts for the resumption of negotiations from the point they were left off at Crans Montana, for a reaching a solution on the basis of the framewo


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