Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr. Mustafa Akıncı, Leader of the Turkish Cypriot community

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NEW YORK, 23 September 2017 – The Secretary-General met today with H.E. Mr. Mustafa Akıncı, leader of the Turkish Cypriot community.

The Secretary-General and Mr. Akıncı exchanged views on the current status of the Cyprus talks, as well as their future.

The Secretary-General reiterated the United Nations’ commitment to Cyprus, including the availability of his good offices for a resumption of the talks as soon as the sides demonstrate their readiness to re-engage.