Victoria Nuland, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs at the U.S. State Department, met with President Mustafa Akinci at the presidential palace on Wednesday.
Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Nuland said that she had a positive meeting with Akinci, during which they discussed the latest stage reached in the Cyprus negotiations. “We’ve also received a positive appraisal of last night’s meeting between the two leaders. It seems that there is good progress now in taking the leaders’ agreements and consolidating them“, Nuland stated.
She also added that the United States will remain intensively involved in the Cyprus problem. “Washington is eager to help the sides to come to an agreement that the Cypriot people need and deserve”, Nuland stated