Cyprus: Anastasiades and Lavrov met

Cyprus: Anastasiades and Lavrov met

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades held a meeting with the Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov at the UN Headquarters in New York today.

In a statement after the meeting, the President said that “it was a very interesting meeting with Mr. Lavrov, during which I had the opportunity to inform him of the latest developments and to express my sincere thanks for the stance that Russia has certainly taken in the Security Council following the recent events of Turkey’s violation of the status quo of Famagusta, and to convey our positions and our insistence on continuing the dialogue to find a solution, always on the basis of the United Nations resolutions.

Lavrov reiterated their principled position that Russia remains committed to finding a solution that is fully consistent with UN resolutions and Security Council resolutions.”/ibna