Turkish, Greek Cyprus leaders meet for talks

Eroglu and Christofias will continue to assess the detailed proposals on property issue all day long.

Turkish, Greek Cyprus leaders meet for talks

President Dervis Eroglu of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and Greek Cypriot leader Demetris Christofias met Friday for the 12th time under the extensive settlement talks in Cyprus.

During their meeting at the buffer zone in Lefkosa, Eroglu and Christofias will continue to assess the detailed proposals on property issue all day long.

UN Secretary-General's Special Advisor on Cyprus Alexander Downer is also attending the gathering at UN SG's Special Representative in Cyprus Lisa Buttenheim's residence.

After today's meeting, leaders will take a break until October due to their scheduled talks abroad.

TRNC's President Eroglu is expected to visit New York, USA, as Christofias will travel to Brussels and then proceed to New York, officials said.

Eroglu and Christofias started assessing mutual proposals on property topic during their latest meeting on September 8.

Eroglu's predecessor Talat and Greek Cypriot leader Christofias got together 71 times under the extensive settlement talks.

Dervis Eroglu was elected the new president of TRNC on April 18.


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