Cyprus PIO: News Update in English, 01-08-08
From: The Republic of Cyprus Press and Information Office Server at <http://www.pio.gov.cy/>
Wednesday, 8 August 2001
-  USA supports UN led talks process on Cyprus
-  Cyprus and Eritrea establish diplomatic relations
 USA supports UN led talks process on Cyprus
The USA supports the UN - led talks process on Cyprus and considers that
this is the only way to achieve progress in the Cyprus problem.
This was stated yesterday by the US Ambassador to Cyprus, Mr Donald Bandler,
after a meeting with the President of the Republic, Mr Glafcos Clerides. Mr
Bandler said that they had a very good talk on the Cyprus problem and
 Cyprus and Eritrea establish diplomatic relations
Cyprus and Eritrea have established diplomatic relations with a view to
promote and strengthen ties of friendship and co-operation, on Monday 6
August in New York.
A joint communique, said cooperation is based on equality, mutual respect
of each other's sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity as well
as non-interference in the internal affairs of each other.
The joint communique on the establishment of diplomatic ties was signed by
the Charge d' Affaires of the Republic of Cyprus to the UN Dr George
Kasoulides and the Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the UN Ambassador
Ahmed Tahir Baduri.
From the Republic of Cyprus Press and Information Office (PIO) Server at http://www.pio.gov.cy/