Cyprus’ National Council to Hold Multi-Day Meeting on Turkey Strategy

The National Council, the top advisory body to the President on the handling of the Cyprus problem, will soon hold a multi-day meeting to chart its strategy to tackle Turkish designs, Deputy Government Spokesman Victor Papadopoulos announced on Monday.

In statements after today’s four-hour long Council meeting, Papadopoulos said the National Council was briefed by President Nicos Anastasiades on his past two meetings with the Turkish Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu as well as the submission of proposals on the methodology of the talks.

“It was decided to hold a series of National Council sessions very soon to chart a strategy to avert Ankara`s plans,” Papadopoulos noted, adding that a Council of Strategic Studies will be established and submit proposals to the National Council.


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