President Nicos Anastasiades and President Mustafa Akinci will meet for dinner this evening. Following which, a date for the resumption of the Cyprus negotiations is expected to be announced.
The dinner at the Ledra Palace Hotel, in the UN buffer zone is being hosted by UN Special Advisor on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide.
After separate meetings with both Cypriot leaders last week, Eide said that they had told him they were ready to resume the talks “without delay” and that there is “no time to waste”.
When asked how long he would be staying in Cyprus, Eide said that he would be visiting the island more often as he want to be more active in the talks process.