Cyprus PIO: News Update in English, 02-02-04
From: The Republic of Cyprus Press and Information Office Server at <http://www.pio.gov.cy/>
Monday, 4 February 2002
-  President Clerides and Mr Denktash continue talks on the Cyprus
 President Clerides and Mr Denktash continue talks on the Cyprus
The President of the Republic Mr Glafcos Clerides and the Turkish Cypriot
leader Mr Rauf Denktash had their eighth meeting on Friday February 1, 2002
in Nicosia, in the presence of the UN Secretary General's Special Advisor
for Cyprus, Mr Alvaro de Soto. The members of the delegation of each side
were also present at the meeting.
The regular meetings between President Clerides and Turkish Cypriot leader
Mr Denktash are taking place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, under the
aegis of the United Nations, in the framework of direct talks for finding a
solution to the Cyprus problem.
An additional meeting between the two sides was held at 4.00 pm on Thursday,
31st January, with a view to speed up the process of the talks. The UN
Secretary General's Special Adviser on Cyprus Mr Alvaro De Soto as well as
the advisers of the two interlocutors attended the meeting.
Another meeting between President Clerides and Mr Denktash is scheduled to
take place this afternoon at 5pm.
From the Republic of Cyprus Press and Information Office (PIO) Server at http://www.pio.gov.cy/