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Volume 569: debated on Thursday 8 February 1996

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asked Her Majesty's Government:What progress is being made towards a settlement of the Cyprus problem.

The prospect of EU accession negotiations provides both Cypriot communities with new opportunities to make progress. We will continue to exploit these opportunities in 1996 to press for an early resumption of direct talks to pursue a settlement based on a hi-zonal, hi-communal federation.