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Turkish foreign minister arrives in TRNC for talks

Mevlut Cavusoglu visits Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus ahead of informal meeting on Cyprus

Muhammet İkbal Arslan   | 16.04.2021
Turkish foreign minister arrives in TRNC for talks Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (C-L) is being welcomed by Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu (L) and other officials at Ercan Airport in Nicosia, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus on April 15, 2021. ( Ali Ruhluel - Anadolu Agency )

LEFKOSA, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus 

Turkey’s foreign minister arrived in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) for talks late Thursday. 

Mevlut Cavusoglu was welcomed by Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu, Turkey’s Ambassador to Lefkosa Ali Murat Basceri and other officials.

“In #TRNC to defend together our national cause w/a new vision,” Cavusoglu wrote on Twitter.

Cavusoglu will hold talks on Friday ahead of an informal 5+1 meeting on Cyprus that is planned for Geneva on April 27-29 under the auspices of the UN.

*Writing by Sena Guler in Ankara​​​​​​​

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