President Mustafa Akıncı spoke at a meeting organised by the UK Parliament’s TRNC Friendship Group in London, as part of his visit to London to meet with the Turkish Cypriot community there.
According to information given by the presidency, Akıncı answered the parliamentarian’s questions to explain why the Cyprus Conference in July had ended in deadlock.
The President also attended a dinner held in his honour by Turkish Ambassador to London, Abdurrahman Bilgiç (main photo) at the Embassy Residence.
President Akıncı will meet with representatives of non-governmental organisations active in the UK this evening and attend a conference to discuss the progress and current developments in the Cyprus negotiations with Turkish Cypriots.
The President will return to the TRNC at the weekend.