Meeting between the Ambassador and Mr. Akinci, leader of the Turkish-Cypriot community (11/27/2015)
The Ambassador of France in Cyprus, Mr. Jean-Luc Florent, met with the leader of the Turkish-Cypriot community, Mr. Mustafa Akinci, Friday 27 November.
On this occasion, the Ambassador thanked Mr. Akinci for his message of condolences and solidarity with France expressed in the aftermath of the terrorists attacks which occurred in Paris and Saint Denis on November, 13th.
As with the Turkish-Cypriot negotiator, Mr. Ozdil Nami, with whom the Ambassador met the day before, the meeting between Mr Akinci and Mr. Florent gave the opportunity to discuss the state of play of the negotiation process. Mr. Florent reiterated the full support of France for the discussions aiming at reunifying the island, which was also mentioned when the French Minister of State in charge of European Affairs, Mr. Harlem Désir met with Mr. Akinci on the occasion of his visit in Cyprus last July, 2nd and 3rd.