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North Cyprus News - Akinci at Bankers Union event

Dinner incident a tempest in a teapot: Akinci

President Mustafa Akinci has said that the Cyprus negotiations have their ups and downs and added that even though the talks seem to be in ...

Latest developments will not overshadow talks: Eide

UNSG Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide believes that the developments during the past couple of days will not cast a shadow on progress ...

Akinci has phone conversation with Biden

President Akinci had a phone conversation on Tuesday evening with US Vice-President, Joe Biden. During the half hour-long conversation they discussed the latest developments regarding ...

Anastasiades’ absence from dinner was ill considered: Akinci

President Mustafa Akinci described as “meaningless and unmeasured reaction” the fact that President Anastasiades kept himself absent from the dinner hosted by Turkish President Erdogan. ...

Tourist is refused payment of bumper jackpot winnings

A Turkish woman, who won 4.5 million TL from a slot machine at the Noah’s Ark Hotel in Bafra, has been refused her winnings. Gozde ...

Cyprus News - St Mamas Church - Guzelyurt

Religious practices becoming political football

After a three and a half hour-long meeting of the cabinet, Prime Minister Huseyin Ozgurgun, spoke about the issue of holding religious services in churches ...

New Turkish PM Yildirim to visit TRNC

Newly appointed Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, following tradition, will pay his first official visit abroad, to the TRNC on June 1st, after assuming his duties. ...

Anastasiades ready to resume talks with Akinci

Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades says he is ready to continue taking an active part in the Cyprus negotiations, provided that there is mutual respect ...

North Cyprus News - Erdogan greets Akinci in Istanbul

Other reactions to the Istanbul dinner debacle

TRNC Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu has condemned President Anastasiades for not attending the state dinner held in Istanbul to which President Akinci received a last ...

South blames UN for Akinci’s dinner invitation

The United Nations have “messed up” regarding the fallout after President Akinci received a last minute invitation by to a state dinner in Istanbul on ...

North Cyprus News - Akinci meets Erdogan in Istanbul

Akinci gets last minute dinner invitation by Erdogan

President Mustafa Akinci flew to Istanbul on Monday to attend a dinner hosted by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan within the framework of the UN ...

Mayor Harmanci attends World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

Mayor of North Nicosia Mehmet Harmanci flew to Istanbul in order to attend the UN World Humanitarian Summit, which was held on 23-24 May. Harmanci ...