Showing posts with label Nicos Anastasiades. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nicos Anastasiades. Show all posts

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Cyprus election challenger Malas concedes defeat to president Anastasiades

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Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades held an unassailable lead in a run-off election, securing 55.9 percent of vote with 95 percent of votes counted, and challenger Stavros Malas called to congratulate him on victory, Cyprus state television said Sunday.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Ban tells Greek-, Turkish-Cypriot leaders that an agreement is within reach

The UN Secretary-General said on Monday that Cyprus is at a critical juncture to reunite the island and encouraged both its Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leadership to work hard in order to reach an agreement.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Cyprus: UN chief holds first joint meeting with Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders

 UN, 21 January 2016 – In his first joint meeting with the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged them to “capitalize on the current positive momentum” to reunite the island under a federal government.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Cost of Cyprus solution may reach 30 bln euros

The leaders of the Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities of Cyprus, currently engaged in negotiations aimed at reunifying the eastern Mediterranean island, have said the cost of a solution has been estimated at between 25 billion euros and 30 billion euros, Turkish Cypriot media reported on Monday.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

A Chypre, Kerry vante un accord sur la réunification "à portée de main"

Un accord pour la réunification de Chypre, l'île méditerranéenne coupée en deux depuis plus de 40 ans, est "à portée de main", a vanté jeudi à Nicosie le secrétaire d'Etat américain John Kerry, jugeant qu'un règlement servirait de modèle au Moyen-Orient.

Monday, November 30, 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015

Russian Foreign Minister, Cypriot President Discuss Cyprus Reconciliation

Sergei Lavrov and Nicos Anastasiades discussed the ongoing process of the Cyprus conflict settlement.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades discussed the ongoing process of the Cyprus conflict settlement, the ministry said in a statement.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Amid ‘constructive atmosphere,’ UN special envoy welcomes continuation of Cyprus negotiations

UN, 17 June 2015 – The Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot leaders have agreed to continue their pursuit of a comprehensive settlement for the political issues facing the Mediterranean island following their third meeting today, the Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Cyprus, Espen Barth Eide, has announced.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Ban Ki-moon commends leaders’ commitment to settle Cyprus issue

 UN, 4 June 2015 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today commended the commitment of the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, and the Greek Cypriot leader, Nicos Anastasiades, to reach a comprehensive settlement to the Cyprus issue.

Friday, May 29, 2015

UN envoy announces steps taken by Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders towards joint vision for united Cyprus

UN, 28 May 2015 – Today, the Greek Cypriot leader, Nicos Anastasiades, and the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mustafa Akinci, took the next steps towards fulfilling their joint vision for a united federal Cyprus, the United Nations Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on Cyprus has confirmed.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Deputy PM and FM Venizelos’ statements following his meeting with the President of the Republic of Cyprus, N. Anastasiades (Nicosia, 29 October 2014)

Hellenic MoFA,  Wednesday, 29 October 2014:

E. VENIZELOS: We had a very interesting and substantial discussion with President Anastasiades, in the presence of Foreign Minister Kasoulides. We looked at the organization of the visit from Prime Minister Samaras, who will be coming next week – accompanied by me – and at the meeting of the heads of the political parties, which will take place with our participation.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Cyprus president ill: Anastasiades had been expected to condemn the entry of a Turkish survey ship into Cyprus's EEZ

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades was briefly hospitalized with high blood pressure Thursday in Brussels and asked Greece's premier to stand in for him at an EU summit, the government said.

"After prolonged nosebleeds the president of the republic was admitted early in the morning to a hospital in Brussels where it was found that the incident is due to high blood pressure," an official statement said.

The 68-year-old Greek Cypriot leader was discharged several hours later after receiving treatment and told to stay at his Brussels hotel to be closely monitored, government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides said.

Friday, September 26, 2014

At UN Assembly, President [of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiadis] calls for end to ‘anachronistic burden’ of divided Cyprus


UN, 26 September 2014 – Cyprus and its citizens deserve much more than a divided country, President [of Cyprus] Nicos Anastasiades today said, urging the adopting of his confidence building measures and Turkish cooperation on the issue of missing persons.

“What is also needed is the demonstration of genuine good will by our compatriots to negotiate in good faith,” Mr. Anastasiades told the United Nations 69th General Assembly on the third day of its General Debate, at UN Headquarters in New York.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Moscow stands for comprehensive, fair solution to Cypriot problems

Moscow stands for a comprehensive and fair solution to the Cypriot problem in the interests of Cyprus’ both communities, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday at a meeting with President of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiadis.

The meeting took place on the sidelines of the 69th General Assembly of the United Nations Organization in New York, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. Lavrov and Anastasiadis “discussed the current state of and prospects for Russia-Cyprus cooperation, including in the legal sphere,” the ministry said. “The sides exchanged view on a number of pressing international problems, including the current situation in relations between Russia and the European Union over the Ukrainian crisis.”

Monday, July 28, 2014

Greek government, Cypriot President voice concern over progress of Cyprus peace talks during Athens meeting

Greece's government and visiting Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiades voiced concern over the pace of progress in peace talks with the so-called Turkish Cypriot side regarding the resolution of the Cyprus issue during a meeting in Athens on Monday.

Anastasiades, who is on a two-day visit to Greece, discussed the ongoing talks for the reunification of the divided island with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and other Greek government officials on Monday, while on Tuesday he is due to hold talks with leaders of opposition parties.

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