US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian affairs Victoria Nuland, was received by President Akinci on Thursday morning.
Their meeting, which was held at the presidential palace in Nicosia, last for an hour.
Turkish Cyprus negotiator Ozdil Nami, President Akinci’s spokesman Baris Burcu and other members of the negotiating team were also present.
No statement was made before or after the meeting.
Nuland also met with Greek Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Thursday morning.