PM Tsipras and EC President Juncker discuss Cyprus negotiations over the phone

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday discussed the ongoing Cyprus negotiations on the telephone, the prime minister’s press office announced.

According to the press release, there was emphasis on the need to find a just and viable solution to the Cyprus issue, compatible with Cyprus’ EU member-state status, as well as on the EU’s crucial role in the negotiations and the importance of resolving the issue for Europe and Euro-Turkish relations.