Cyprus: Anastasiades confirmed a tripartite with Guterres and Tatar in NY

Cyprus: Anastasiades confirmed a tripartite with Guterres and Tatar in NY

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades confirmed that a trilateral meeting on the Cyprus issue will be held in New York, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly which he is going to attend.

Speaking to reporters in Athens, President Anastasiades noted that he will have a working breakfast with the Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar and the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York, without specifying the exact date.

Earlier, diplomatic sources had told CNA that possibly the UN Secretary-General would use the opportunity provided by the simultaneous presence of Anastasiades and Tatar in New York to have a joint meeting with them and discuss the situation concerning the Cyprus issue./ibna