Optimism for Cyprus solution abounds but talks at delicate phase

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: Cyprus
Photo via @AnastasiadesCY
Photo via @AnastasiadesCY

A visit by European Parliament president Martin Schulz to Cyprus on Wednesday added to the sense that the EU is holding out high hopes for a successful conclusion to the island’s reunification talks this year.

Schulz told MPs in Cyprus that a few years could have imagined that there would be “a realistic possibility” of solving the Cyprus problem. He urged all sides to “seize this historic chance.”

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