Nicosia, December 21, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency
Relations between China and Cyprus are an example of good relations between big and small countries Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi stressed on Monday.
The Chinese FM, who pays an official visit to Cyprus, was received by President of the House of Representatives Yiannakis Omirou.
During the meeting, the Chinese official noted that China always follows a diplomacy to equally approach big and small countries and pointed out that the relations between China and Cyprus can be an example of good relations between big and small countries.
He also said that governments of the two countries always maintained good relations and that the cooperation between China and Cyprus is a good one.
House Speaker Yiannakis Omirou underlined that relations of Cyprus with China, that go back in time, are based on mutual respect and common principles and values.
He also thanked Wang Yi for China’s stance as regards the Cyprus issue, which is based on principles, as he said, within the framework of UN Security Council where China participates as a permanent member and noted that Yi`s visit to Cyprus will contribute to further strengthening bilateral relations.