Akinci-Erdogan attempt to resolve their first crisis
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci spoke on the phone after the crisis that occurred between them, in an effort to clear the air surrounding their opposing views.
According to Turkish MME sources, the conversation took place in an honest climate, where the Turkish President expressed his personal feeling on the idea of a “mother-country” and its “child.”
The Turkish President went on to invite the Turkish-Cypriot leader to Ankara. Akinci responded to him saying that he would come to Ankara after he is officially sworn in as ‘President.’