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Pompeo: solution would bring peace and prosperity to all Cypriots

September 29, 2018 at 12:41pm

The United States continues to support Cypriot-led, UN-facilitated efforts to reunify the island as a bizonal, bicommunal federation and believes a solution to the island’s division would bring peace and prosperity to all Cypriots, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said.

In a message on the occasion of the Cyprus Independence, Pompeo offers congratulations to the people of the Republic of Cyprus and best wishes on the celebrations for the Independence Day.

“The bonds of friendship between the Republic of Cyprus and the United States are strong. We look forward to continuing our close cooperation in expanding our bilateral commercial ties, combating terrorism, improving maritime security, and promoting regional stability. The United States continues to support Cypriot-led, UN-facilitated efforts to reunify the island as a bizonal, bicommunal federation and believes a solution to the island’s division would bring peace and prosperity to all Cypriots”, the message says.

(Cyprus News Agency)