Anastasiades Meets Kerry, Counts on US Role in Cyprus Talks

- September 27, 2015

In his meeting with Secretary of State John Kerry in New York, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades appealed for America to exert all its influence regarding ongoing talks between Greek and Turkish Cypriots regarding the problems of the divided island nation.

Cyprus Unity Talks Pick Up Pace

- September 14, 2015

With signs that talks aimed at reunifying Cyprus were lagging, the island’s rival political parties said they would accelerate the process.

Tusk Pledges EU Cyprus Unity Support

- September 11, 2015

European Council President Donald Tusk says the EU is ready to provide support to talks aimed at reunifying ethnically-divided Cyprus.

Turkish Side Sees Cyprus Unity Hope

- August 28, 2015

Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Emine Colak said there’s growing belief that the divided island of Cyprus will finally be reunified.

Eide Talks Cyprus Unity in Turkey

- August 14, 2015

UN Envoy Espen Barth Eide met with Turkish officials here to discuss the ongoing unity talks on Cyprus as high hopes abounded for a resolution.

Eide Tries Talking to Turkey Now

- August 12, 2015

UN Special Adviser Espen Barth Eide, hoping to keep momentum going in Cyprus unity talks, headed to Turkey to discuss stolen property and territory.

Akinci Sets May 2016 Unity Deadline

- August 11, 2015

Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci said unless a deal is reached by May 2016 to reunify island then talks will likely fail and a stalemate linger.

UN Again Pushes Cyprus Unity Deal

- July 30, 2015

The U.N. Security Council urged Greek and Turkish Cypriots “to grasp the current opportunity” of renewed talks to reach a peace deal.

Cyprus, Israel Plan Energy Ties

- July 28, 2015

Israel’s Prime Minister says his country is discussing “intensively” with Cyprus the best ways to extract and market gas in waters between them.

Eide Sees Cyprus Unity Hope

- July 23, 2015

UN Security Council backing for reunifying Cyprus is “encouraging,” although no deal is in sight, Special Envoy Espen Barth Eide said.