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The UN Security Council has welcomed the progress in the negotiations for a Cyprus settlement in recent months, as well as the convening of the Conference on Cyprus, urging all parties to maintain the momentum with a view to securing a historic agreement for a unified Cyprus.
The Council was briefed on Monday by the UN Secretary General’s Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide and the UNSG’s Special Representative in Cyprus Elizabeth Spehar on the latest developments in the Cyprus problem, including the Conference on Cyprus held in Geneva on January 12.
Security Council President Olof Skoog read out to the media an unofficial statement agreed by all of SC members.(source: CNA)