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Voters in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus voted in presidential elections on Sunday in a poll that could prove critical for the future of UN-sponsored reunification talks and for Turkey’s bid to join the EU.
Presidential elections in Northern Cyprus will pit a ruling 'pro-solution' president against a hard-liner candidate who seeks closer ties to Turkey. What affect, if any, could the result have on Turkey's chances of joining the European Union, as well as reunification efforts?
Rival Cypriot leaders agreed on Friday to meet again in three months in an effort to reunite the divided island. In a first symbolic gesture, they agreed to reopen the blocked Ledra street in Nicosia.(Report: J Jackson)