Nuland to visit Cyprus

The US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland will be visiting Cyprus on September 14-15. Nuland will meet President Mustafa Akıncı at 11:45 tomorrow.  She will also hold contacts with the leader of the Greek Cypriot administration and the senior Cypriot officials in order to discuss further advancing the U.S.-South Cypriot relations, as well as regional issues.

According to a press release issued by the State Department, the Assistant Secretary will meet with Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders “to convey continued U.S. support for a fair and lasting settlement of the Cyprus problem through the process facilitated by the UN Secretary General’s Good Offices Mission”.

Additionally, Assistant Secretary Nuland will meet with civil society leaders from both communities.