Transfer of Parts of Varosha to Turkish Cypriot Control 

Press Statement ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE July 20, 2021 The United States condemns the announcement by Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today regarding the transfer of parts of Varosha to Turkish Cypriot control.  This move is clearly inconsistent with UN Security Council Resolutions 550 and 789, which ...
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Concerned by Turkey’s Plan to Reopen Varosha Coast, UNSC Presidential Statement Calls for Reversal of Decision, Urging Adherence to Resolutions

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL 8766TH MEETING (PM) SC/14322 9 OCTOBER 2020 Expressing concern over Turkey’s recently announced plan to open the coastline of Varosha, a city on the eastern edge of Cyprus, the Security Council called today for a reversal of that decision and for the parties to avoid any unilateral action that could raise ...
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