Browse through our Interesting Nodes of Newsletters & Journals on Hellenic Issues A)? GHT="50">
Compact version
Today's Suggestion
Read The "Macedonian Question" (by Maria Nystazopoulou-Pelekidou)
HomeAbout HR-NetNewsWeb SitesDocumentsOnline HelpUsage InformationContact us
Friday, 16 April 2021
  Latest News (All)
     From Greece
     From Cyprus
     From Europe
     From Balkans
     From Turkey
     From USA
  World Press
  News Archives
Web Sites
  Interesting Nodes
  Special Topics
  Treaties, Conventions
  U.S. Agencies
  Cyprus Problem
  Personal NewsPaper
  Greek Fonts

Cyprus News Agency: News in English, 08-04-05

Cyprus News Agency: News in English Directory - Previous Article - Next Article

From: The Cyprus News Agency at <>


  • [02] KYPRIANOU - US


    Chief of Police Iacovos Papacostas assured on Saturday that ``there is no problem whatsoever in movement from the Ledra Street crossing point,`` which opened on Thursday.

    Speaking during a visit to the crossing point, Papacostas said everything was running smoothly and that Police officers in the area were doing their best to facilitate the citizens wishing to pass from the crossing point.

    He added that ``we have already given instructions for some arrangements here so that there are no long queues,`` explaining that there were people waiting to pass on both sides of the crossing point.

    [02] KYPRIANOU - US

    US Deputy Secretary of State John Negroponte and Cypriot Minister of Foreign Affairs Marcos Kyprianou discussed matters of mutual concern during a meeting in New York, and expressed their desire for the resumption of negotiations aimed at a comprehensive settlement of the Cyprus problem.

    State Department Spokesman Tom Casey said, The Deputy Secretary was pleased to have the opportunity to meet with the Cypriot Foreign Minister in the absence of Secretary Rice who, of course, is currently on travel with the President.``

    ``They did have a good discussion of both bilateral issues and the Deputy took the opportunity both to express his support for the opening of the crossing that occurred in the last couple of days, as well as his support and the US support for discussions between the parties. We reiterated our desire to see there be a successful resolution of the situation in Cyprus and reiterated US support for the UN process towards achieving that end,`` Casey added.

    Cyprus News Agency: News in English Directory - Previous Article - Next Article
    Back to Top
    Copyright © 1995-2016 HR-Net (Hellenic Resources Network). An HRI Project.
    All Rights Reserved.

    HTML by the HR-Net Group / Hellenic Resources Institute, Inc.
    cna2html v2.01 run on Saturday, 5 April 2008 - 10:39:11 UTC