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Diplomatic Standoff: Turkish Cypriot Leader Declines UN Trilateral Meeting Proposal

Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar declined a UN trilateral meeting proposal, demanding recognition of Turkish Cypriots’ sovereign equality and advocating for a twostate solution, contrasting with local preferences for a federal system. The refusal has sparked criticism and highlighted divisions in opinions among Turkish Cypriot leaders, with potential implications for regional stability and international relations in the Eastern Mediterranean.