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Mustafa Akinci

President Anastasiades of Cyprus and the first few hours in office

The second round of Presidential elections in Cyprus saw incumbent President Nicos Anastasiades defeating his old rival, Stavros Malas with a margin reaching 15% of the overall vote. Malas conceded almost an hour after the voting procedure was over and just half of the votes had been tallied.

Provocateurs those who vandalized “Afrika”, says Akinci

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci condemned on Wednesday the display of violence against newspaper "Africa" calling the protesters provocateurs “that want to separate us”. He added that there was no precedent for such extremities in the…

Turkish fighter jets over Nicosia violating Cyprus’ airspace

Turkish F-16 fighter jets flew over the occupied part of Nicosia on Tuesday, violating the Cypriot airspace in a rehearsal for a military parade on the anniversary of the 34 years since the declaration of the so-called “Turkish Democracy of…

Akinci opposes “hasty” moves

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci expressed his opposition to the deposit of a resolution by 19 “deputies" denouncing the solution for a bizonal, bicommunal federation.

Akinci open to dialogue under conditions

The Turkish side has left the door open for dialogue and negotiations, stated Mustafa Akinci saying that it is still possible to make an effort with a balanced package which will focus on a result and on the solution provided that there…

Cyprus President makes strict demarche to Eide

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Monday made strict demarches to UN Special Adviser Espen Barth Eide over comments he made publicly about the failure of the Cyprus talks in Crans-Montana earlier this month.