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Cyprus News Agency: News in English, 13-03-19

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From: The Cyprus News Agency at <http://www.cyna.org.cy>


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  • [01] Eurogroup must find a fairer solution for Cyprus, Verhofstadt says
  • [02] Defence Minister holds meetings with Ambassadors

  • [01] Eurogroup must find a fairer solution for Cyprus, Verhofstadt says

    The Eurogroup must find a fairer solution with the Government of Cyprus than placing an unfair burden of responsibility on ordinary Cypriot bank depositors for the debts accrued by the reckless behaviour of the Cypriot banks.

    This was stressed by Guy Verhofstadt, President of the ALDE Group in the European Parliament, who was commenting on the proposed terms for the Cypriot adjustment programme, following the terms agreed early on Saturday morning between the Cypriot Government and the Eurogroup of Finance Ministers.

    "Eurogroup's proposal is neither fair nor effective. It contradicts EU law on deposit guarantees and opens the doors to major uncertainty and instability amongst savers across Europe whose banking sector is in difficulty, making bank runs more, not less, likely in the future", he notes.

    [02] Defence Minister holds meetings with Ambassadors

    Minister of Defence Photis Photiou on Tuesday held meetings with the Ambassadors of Spain and Bulgaria Ana Salomon PĂ©rez and Vesselin Valchev whom he briefed on the recent Eurogroup decision on Cyprus.

    According to an official statement, the Minister also briefed the Ambassadors on Cyprus` intention to join the Partnership for Peace (PfP.

    Bilateral relations and strengthening of these ties was also discussed during the meeting.


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