Turkish, Greek Cyprus leaders meet for 5th time

President of the Turkish Cyprus Eroglu and leader of the Greek Cypriot administration Christofias met for the fifth time as part of the ongoing talks in Cyprus

Turkish, Greek Cyprus leaders meet for 5th time

 The Turkish and Greek Cypriot leaders debated on Thursday property issue.

President Dervis Eroglu of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and Greek Cypriot leader Demetris Christofias met at the buffer zone in Lefkosa and took up their proposals regarding property issue.

"We will continue negotiating property issue in our upcoming meeting," Eroglu told reporters after the meeting.

Eroglu said the Greek Cypriot leader and he laid down proposals in line with the interests of their peoples.

This was the fifth meeting between Eroglu and Christofias.

Eroglu's predecessor Mehmet Ali Talat and Greek Cypriot leader Christofias got together 71 times under the extensive settlement talks, which began on September 11, 2008. Their last meeting took place on March 30.

Dervis Eroglu was elected the new president of TRNC on April 18, and has held five meetings with Christofias so far.

The next meeting of the leaders will take place on July 28.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 22 Temmuz 2010, 15:42