An International relations debacle : the UN secretary-general's mission of good offices in Cyprus, 1999-2004 / Claire Palley.
Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 2005.
xiii, 395 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
I. Introduction and some historiography II. The "good offices" framework for secretariat action III. Brief historical background IV. The purported negotiations from December 1999 to March 2003 V. Annan I and Annan II VI. Factors encouraging a secretariat belief that it could shape a settlement VII. The next "deadline" for imposing a settlement and Annan III VIII. Questions of Turkish settlers IX. The secretariat's handiwork and presentational tactics X. Renewed "negotiations" from February-April 2004 XI. The Nicosia phase (19 February-22 March 2004) and Mr. De Soto's tactics XII. The Burgenstock meetings phases 2 and 3 XIII. "Finalisation" of Annan V by the secretary-general and the preceding phoney consultation XIV. The Greek Cypriot side's analysis of the real effects of the plan XV. The right of displaced persons to return to their homes in safety and the right to property XVI. The question faced in the referenda and the run-up XVII. Reasons which swayed a large majority of Greek Cypriot voters to reject the plan XVIII. Lessons and the Future App. 1. The final points conveyed to Mr. de Soto by Ambassador Ziyal on 26 March 2004 App. 2. "Initial reaction and proposals for trade-offs of the Greek Cypriot side on the United Nations revised plan of 29 March 2004," 30 March 2004 App. 3. Letter, President-Elect Mr. Tassos Papadopoulos to the secretary-general, 28 February 2003 App. 4. Table E villages predominantly occupied by Turkish settlers in 1996 (over 80%) and the referendum result in 2004 App. 5. Cyprus map showing current cease-fire lines and UK sovereign base area boundaries, compiled by Andreas Hadjiraftis, 8 March 2005 App. 6. Table F developments from Annan I through II, III and V accompanied by UN assurances that the overall balance of the plan was being preserved App. 7. An agenda for discussion App. 8. Vienna III and the alleged "exchange of populations agreement 1975" App. 9. Security council and general assembly resolutions, high level agreements, communiques, and New York arrangements 2004.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.