Christodoulidis: Changing the basis for a solution to the Cyprus problem is not even up for discussion
The universal reaction of the international community is found by Turkey’s insistence on changing the basis for a solution to the Cyprus problem and for a solution based on two separate states on the island, as clarified by its Foreign Minister. Of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulidis.
Asked about the announcements of the National Security Council of Turkey, which among other things refers to a solution of the Cyprus At the base of two states, as broadcast by AMPE, Mr. Christodoulidis stated: “We did not expect to hear anything different from the National Security Council of Turkey. Beyond that, our effort, of course, does not stop because we have these statements, these approaches from Turkey. On the contrary, our persistence, our will, is strengthened, so that conditions are created as soon as possible, for the resumption of substantive talks on the basis of the relevant United Nations Resolutions “.
As for what he holds from “all this approach of Turkey to change the basis of a solution to the Cyprus problem is the universal negative reaction, that is, apart from the Republic of Cyprus, and from the whole international community, of the five members of the Security Council, of the European Union, that such a thing is not even up for discussion “.
This, he stressed, “was also something that the US Secretary of State recently in the conversation we had was clear in relation to the specific position of Turkey. We look forward to Ms Luth’s descent as soon as possible, to see how conditions are created for the resumption of talks “.