US Ambassador John Koenig met with the Mayor of North Nicosia, Mehmet Harmanci yesterday.
During their meeting, they discussed the projects for the walled city and the opening of alternative border crossings.
Harmanci briefed the Ambassador Koenig, who will be leaving his post this summer, on the joint project being carried out with the Mayor of South Nicosia, Constantinos Yiorkadjis
Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akinci’s election and his contribution to a settlement were also on the agenda.
Harmanci underlined that the new process had motivated both sides but also added that the Cyprus problem is multi-layered and there are many issues to be resolved.