Tsipras, Anastasiades discuss Turkey, Cyprus

TAGS: Diplomacy, Turkey

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Friday telephoned Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades to brief him on his talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of a NATO summit in Brussels.

According to the Cypriot government spokesman Prodromos Prodromou, the two men discussed all the issues during Tspras's meeting with Erdogan with a particular focus on the Cpyrus problem.

They also discussed the prospects for a new peace push ahead of the forthcoming visit to Nicosia by the United Nations's new special Cyprus envoy, Jane Holl Lute.