Turkish FM Ahmet Davutoglu expected in Athens on Friday

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is due in Athens on Friday for talks with his Greek counterpart, Evangelos Venizelos, expected to focus on bilateral ties and the forthcoming resumption of negotiations on the Cyprus problem.

The two men are to meet at 10.45 a.m. and are due to address the press at 12.30 p.m.

The talks, which follow a visit by Venizelos to Ankara in July, are also expected to touch on the content and timing of the third Greek-Turkish High-Level Cooperation Council.