Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr. Mustafa Akinci, Leader of the Turkish Cypriot Community
New York, 2 October 2015 - The Secretary-General met today with H.E. Mr. Mustafa Akinci, leader of the Turkish Cypriot Community.
The Secretary-General and Mr. Akinci discussed the significant progress made by the Turkish Cypriot and the Greek Cypriot leaders since the resumption of the negotiations aimed at achieving a comprehensive settlement in Cyprus. The Secretary-General welcomed the positive and constructive spirit demonstrated by the leaders, as well as their commitment to intensify the pace of the leaders’ meetings in the months to come in order to reach a settlement as soon as possible.
The Secretary-General and Mr. Akinci also discussed the involvement of the Guarantor Powers in the process.