Cyprus PIO: Turkish Cypriot Press and Other Media, 99-07-16
From: The Republic of Cyprus Press and Information Office Server at <http://www.pio.gov.cy/>
TURKISH CYPRIOT PRESS AND OTHER MEDIA
No. 124/99 -- 16.7.99
[A] NEWS ITEMS
 Denktash arrives in Ankara.
 Party leaders address TGNA on Cyprus.
 Gurel addresses Turkish Assembly on Cyprus.
 Denktash addresses TGNA.
 TGNA communique on Cyprus.
 Ecevit on `Friendly Meeting´ with Cohen.
 Cakmakoglu-Cohen news conference .
 US official on Turkish developments.
[A] NEWS ITEMS
 Denktash arrives in Ankara
``The Cyprus issue has been kept on the right track thanks to the close
interest the Turkish press has shown in the Cyprus issue, the excitement it
created, and the messages it conveyed to the world with its correct and
According to Ankara, TRT Television (15.7.99) the statement was made by
Rauf Denktash on his arrival at Ankara to participate in a special TGNA
session. Denktash said that the extraordinary session of the TGNA on the
``25th anniversary of the Cyprus Peace Operation'' gives the Turkish
Cypriots great strength.
Bulent Ecevit, who received Denktash at the airport, said this will be an
occasion for Turkey to display to the whole world its determination on the
issue of the ``TRNC''.
Before leaving for Ankara Denktash is reported to have expressed the hope
that an invitation to resume the talks from where they were left, will not
be issued. The UN Secretary General, Denktash added, has to think about a
new formula to bring the Cyprus problem to a level ground. Denktash said he
is ready to hold talks on interstate basis.