26 November 2010
The UN Secretary General’s Report on his Mission of Good Offices in Cyprus
A Window for Reunification Settlement 'Closing'
The UN’s patience with Cyprus, divided since 1974, is beginning to run out. The Greek and Turkish Cypriot leaders have made little progress over reunification in the last two years of negotiations. Ban Ki-moon, the UN Secretary General, warns that a ‘critical window of opportunity is rapidly closing’ and the negotiations run the risk of ‘foundering fatally’.
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