29 August 2006
Security Council

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Security Council Press Statement on Cyprus


The following Security Council press statement was delivered today by Council President Nana Effah-Apenteng ( Ghana):

The members of the Security Council express support for the Secretary-Generalís continued efforts aimed at reaching a comprehensive settlement of the Cyprus problem.

In this context, they welcome the agreement that was reached on 8 July during the Mission of Under-Secretary-General Ibrahim Gambari to the region.

They call for full implementation of the 8 July agreement without further delay, and urge that work begin quickly.

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