US Vice President Joe Biden will visit Turkey close to November 20 and will, according to well informed sources have a telephone conversation with President Nicos Anastasiades in the coming days.
During his visit to Turkey Biden will meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and non–governmental representatives, a White House press release said.
Biden will travel to Turkey after having visited Morocco and the Ukraine.
On November 17 Biden will be in Marrakesh leading the US delegation to the 5th Annual Global Entrepreunerhip Summit.
His tour continues with a visit in the Ukraine where he will meet with the country`s President Petro Poroshenko as well with government and civil society leaders.
More information about the Vice President`s schedule will be forthcoming at a later date, the press release added.
Well informed sources told the Cyprus News Agency that a telephone conversation had been arranged between Biden and Anastasiades.
Biden visited Cyprus earlier in the year. (CNA)