UN’s Eide To Meet Cypriot Leaders

- May 4, 2015

UN envoy Espen Barth Eide was set to meet new Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci on May 4 and then Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades.

Anxious Akinci Wants Cyprus Solution

- May 3, 2015

New Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci said he hopes he and Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades can work out a deal to reunify the island.

Cyprus, Egypt, Greece Fight Terror

- April 29, 2015

The leaders of Cyprus, Egypt and Greece agreed April 29 to step up cooperation on combatting terrorism amid fears that worsening security conditions in neighboring countries such as Libya could threaten the region.

New Cyprus Unity Talks Postponed

- April 29, 2015

The first meeting between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and new Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has been pushed back.

Anastasiades, Akinci Meet May 2

- April 28, 2015

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will meet newly-elected Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci on May 2 to discuss the island’s reunification.

Ankara Slaps Down Akinci Hard

- April 27, 2015

Turkey’s President rebuked the newly-elected leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriot state for saying he wants to act independently.

Anastasiades Reaches Out to Akinci

- April 27, 2015

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades has spoken to the new Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci in hopes of re-starting stalled re-unification talks.

Akinci Wins Election in Occupied Cyprus

- April 26, 2015

NICOSIA, CYPRUS — Mustafa Akinci, a veteran politician with a strong track record of reaching out to rival Greek Cypriots, was elected Sunday as leader […]

Turkish Cypriots Vote for Leader

- April 26, 2015

Breakaway Turkish Cypriots are voting for a leader in a run-off that pits moderate independent Mustafa Akinci against hard-line incumbent Dervis Eroglu.

Kerry Sees Cyprus Solution Hopes

- April 22, 2015

Despite decades of failed talks, US Secretary of State John Kerry said there could be progress this year on reunifying Cyprus.