Turkey blocks Cyprus from Geneva conference

Click For Larger Image & Read More
Turkey blocks Cyprus from Geneva conference
 © KNEWS 2020
Turkey has blocked a request from the Republic of Cyprus to take part in the global Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, as an adversarial relationship between the two countries is growing more intense.

Cyprus was among many countries that requested the right to participate as an observer in the first of three sessions this year of the 65-member Geneva-based body.

All but one of the requests were granted according to foreign media, with Turkey objecting to Cyprus for the first time. The block came two days after Nicosia called Turkey a 'pirate state' over its attempts to drill for gas off Cypriot...


Read all latest: Cyprus Coronavirus News Updates - Live

This article was automatically added to our system 22-1-2020

Turkey blocks Cyprus from Geneva conference


The contents of this article including any associated images are © KNEWS 2020
Views & opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and/or KNEWS .

Advertise Here

  Trending Cyprus News

Advertise Here

Article Tags: turkey, blocks, cyprus, geneva, conference,