Benjamin J. Broome


This paper aims to provide an overview of the conflict resolution activities in Cyprus and an examination of their role in the peace process. As such its focus will be on what is otherwise know as 'Track Two' diplomacy. Reference will also be made to the lessons learned from these activities.


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