Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay represented our country at the 24th Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) Council of Ministers Meeting in Antalya and he gave a speech. Özersay also held various bilateral meetings within the framework of the ECO Council of Ministers Meeting. [...]
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Kudret Özersay made a statement following the death of 33 people in the avalanche in Van. Özersay said ‘Turkey is struggling against consecutive natural disasters. I am so sorry for the avalanche in Van. I am sharing the sorrow of Turkey and the Turkish People. I express [...]
UN SECURITY COUNCIL ENHANCED THE EMPHASIS ON COOPERATION With the Resolution it has adopted, UN Security Council today has displayed a strong will regarding the development of cooperation between the two sides on the island, despite all efforts by the Greek Cypriot leadership to the contrary. As a result of the the effective and proactive [...]
WE WILL NOT ALLOW VIOLATION OF OUR RIGHTS The Greek Cypriot side, dictated by a hegemonic mentality which rejected all of our proposals for cooperation, has been making patronising statements at a time when priorly announced steps are being taken in a decisive manner in order to protect our co-owner rights, as also acknowledged by [...]
Regarding the EastMed pipeline project agreement between the Greek Cypriot Administration, Greece and Israel.
PRODUCT OF HEGAMONIC AND EGO-CENTRIC MENTALITY East-Med gas pipeline project signed by the Greek Cypriot administration, Greece and Israel is a new example of the hostile and provocative attempt aiming to exclude Turkish Cypriot people and Turkey from the energy equation in the region. Concerning such activities, the attitude and intention rather than economic considerations [...]
The decision taken by the United States to lift the arms embargo, which has been imposed on the Greek Cypriot administration since 1987, so as to prevent, inter alia, negative implications on the negotiations to reach a settlement on the Cyprus problem, would certainly harm peace and stability in Cyprus as well as the Eastern [...]