President Akinci, accompanied by his wife, Meral, Cyprus negotiator Ozdil Nami and other officials, is leaving for New York today.
He will be holding contacts at the 70th General Council meetings of the UN.
According to a schedule of his meetings, Akinci is expected to meet with US Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday, 1st October and the UNSG Ban Ki Moon on the 2nd of October. It is expected that Akinci will also be meeting with the Turkish PM Davutoglu there.
Other top level meetings are planned during his visit, which concludes on the 4th of October.