TRNC ‘open’ to federal resolution
Prior to 35th anniversary ceremony, TRNC president says open to resolution ‘resting on equality, freedom and security’
By Murat Demirci
The President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) said on Wednesday that he was open to a federal system if the Greek side adopted a “reasonable” stance.
Speaking at the presidential palace in capital
The eastern Mediterranean island has been divided since
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus was declared on Nov. 15, 1983. It is currently recognized only by Turkey as an independent state.
The flags of Turkey and the TRNC were mounted on Istanbul’s July 15 Martyrs’ Bridge, formerly known as the Bosphorus Bridge.