Ignazio Cassis discusses Cyprus question and Syrian crisis with Turkish counterpart

12.07.2019

The head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis, culminated his trip to the eastern Mediterranean with a visit to Turkey. During his meeting with Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in Ankara, he spoke, among other things, about the open Cyprus question, human rights, and developments in Syria and their consequences for the region and Europe.

Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis and Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu speak to the media after their talks in Ankara.
Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis meets his Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in Ankara. © Keystone