President Mustafa Akıncı is continuing to hold contacts in New York within the framework of the 72nd UN General Assembly.
The President met with the Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil.
The meeting which took place at the UN building in New York was attended by the President’s Special Advisor for Diplomacy and EU Affairs Erhan Erçin and the TRNC’s New York Representative Mehmet Dana.
The situation following the collapsed talks in Crans Montana and the latest situation regarding the Cyprus problem was discussed during the meeting.
Besides his other contacts, President Akıncı will be meeting with the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday.
Meanwhile, Turkish Cypriot negotiator Özdil Nami who is accompanying the President came together with Germany’s Permanent Representative to the UN and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Chief Foreign Policy Advisor Cristoph Huesgen.
The meeting took place at Germany’s Permanent Representative’s office.