Çavuşoğlu: “We wish resumption of negotiations and speeding up the process”

Foreign Affairs Minister of Turkey Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said “We want to work together with Greece to take the necessary steps for the resumption of negotiations in Cyprus and also to speed up the process and to decrease the tension”.

Underlining that they want to overcome the deadlock experienced by the Greek Cypriot side’s leaving the negotiation table, and to cooperate in natural gas and petrol drilling activities in the Eastern Mediterranean with Greece, Çavuşoğlu said “Greece has an important role on the issue”.