Cyprus: important regional partnerships agreed
Significant regional meetings involving the United States and France have been booked for next November. The four-party meetings were finalised during contacts held by Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly. According to our information, the November meetings that have been set are: - Cyprus, Israel, United Arab Emirates and Egypt. - Cyprus, France, Greece, Egypt and Egypt. - Cyprus, the United States, Israel and Greece The holding of these quadrilateral meetings come at a particularly critical time in terms of regional and international issues, given the confrontations that have erupted in recent days between the United States and...
Rama: There are more things in the world that unite us than divide us
Albania's Prime Minister Edi Rama gives a message for the World Day of Peace, saying that "this day reminds us that there are more things that unite us than those that can divide us." Rama writes on "Facebook" that Albania has contributed and will continue to contribute to peace missions around the world, increasing cooperation, security and tolerance. Rama's message: "International Day of Peace As a member of NATO, Albania has contributed and will continue to contribute to peace missions around the world, in increasing cooperation, security and tolerance. This day reminds us that there are more things that unite us than those that can...
Serbia: The National Security Council met
Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić has chaired a meeting of the National Security Council, after which he said that Serbia demands the withdrawal of all troops that invaded North Kosovo and Metohija, as well as an urgent response from the European Union to the question of the existence of the Brussels Agreement. "Today, the National Security Council took several decisions, conclusions, conclusions, proposals and recommendations. First of all, in accordance with the task of the National Security Council to always examine the state of the Republic of Serbia's defence capabilities, we analysed the situation and situation in the Serbian Army, the Ministry of Interior and the...
Croatia: Prime Minister Plenković met with High Representative to BiH Christian Schmidt
The Prime Minister of Croatia, Andrej Plenković, received today in the Banski dvori the High Representative in BiH, Christian Schmidt, the Government of Croatia announced. High Representative Schmidt and Prime Minister Plenković exchanged views on current political trends and developments in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Western Balkans, with an emphasis on Euro-Atlantic integration, the reform path and BiH's economic and social development. Plenković congratulated Schmidt on taking office as High Representative and expressed his support for his work. They also discussed the process of changing the Election Law in Bosnia and Herzegovina, which requires reaching a consensus of all political participants as soon as...
BiH: Presidency Chairman Komšić met UN Secretary-General Guterres
Despite the protest of BiH Presidency member from Republika Srpska, Milorad Dodik, on the participation of the Presidency Chairman Željko Komšić to the UN General Assembly, Komšić met UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres. Dodik sent the letter to Guterres and General Assembly explaining that Komšić is in New York as a private person because the Presidency did not agree on his participation. He asked UNGA not to allow Komšić to address the world leaders saying that the permission would be "a final nail in the coffin of BiH". "If the Secretary-General ignores what is stated in the letter, then it shows that the highest UN leadership...
Slovenian FM Logar at the informal meeting of EU foreign ministers in New York
On the sidelines of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on 20 September 2021, Slovenian Minister of Foreign Affairs Anže Logar attended an informal meeting of EU foreign ministers. He also held a series of bilateral meetings, his cabinet announced. At the informal meeting of EU foreign ministers, ministers discussed the situation in Afghanistan and the European Union's follow-up, with a special focus on the regional approach and the engagement of Afghanistan's neighbouring countries. Minister Logar called for the implementation of the agreements from the September informal meeting of EU foreign ministers (Gymnich) in Slovenia and for a unified...
The President of Cyprus will meet with the UN Secretary General today
The President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, who is in New York to address the 76th UN General Assembly, will meet today with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. The meeting between President Anastasiades and the UN Secretary General will take place at 6pm (New York time), at the Office of the Secretary General of the international organization, in the presence of Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides, Government Spokesman Marios Pelekanos and officials. This morning, the President of the Republic will attend the reception hosted by the UN Secretary General in honour of the leaders of the States participating in the General Assembly and then attend...
Erdogan: “Turkey and the US are two strong strategic partners and 70-year-long allies”
Addressing the Turkey Investment Conference, President Erdoğan said: “Turkey and the US are two strong strategic partners and 70-year-long allies. This cooperation of ours, based on unique and solid foundations, has contributed to peace, stability and security in many parts of the world for years. Critical developments in the recent period have once again demonstrated the importance and value of the strategic partnership between our countries.” President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan made a speech at the 11th Turkey Investment Conference, held by the Turkey-U.S. Business Council. “We have significant opportunities of cooperation in a wide range of areas” Describing Turkey and the US as two strong...
Zaev: We continue to build friendly relations with Bulgaria, Macedonian language and identity are non-negotiable
"We continue to build friendly relations with Bulgaria, because we need a solution. Because we need to go to the EU and achieve the second equally important goal after NATO. I am proud and happy that during my time as Prime Minister, I saw the Republic of North Macedonia become a member of NATO. It is the achievement of a strategic goal that was set in 1993 by a resolution adopted by the Parliament," said Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia Zoran Zaev in the programme "Only Truth" on Channel 5, adding that NATO, in addition to stability and security, means affirmation of...
Cyprus: The President of the Republic began his contacts in New York
The President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, is in New York from Sunday morning, where he will address the United Nations General Assembly, have a private meeting with the United Nations Secretary General and attend a lunch with the United Nations Secretary General and the Turkish Cypriot leader. The President of the Republic, who was accompanied by Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides, Government Spokesman Mario Pelicanos and officials, attended an event held at the residence of the Permanent Representative of the Republic to the United Nations Andreas Hadjichrysanthos, during which he paid tribute to the Executive Director of the American Jewish Committee, Mr. David...