General Director of Cyprus Foreign Ministry visited Moscow

General Director of Cyprus Foreign Ministry visited Moscow

Within the framework of the established six-monthly political consultations of the Foreign Ministries of Cyprus and Russia, a meeting was held in Moscow on 14 September 2017 between the General Director of the Foreign Ministry, Ambassador Alexander Zenon and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Ambassador Alexey Y. Meshkov. The meeting also aimed to prepare the visit of the President of the Republic to Moscow, which will be held this year and during which a series of important bilateral Agreements are expected to be signed.

The meeting was held in an excellent climate and reaffirmed the excellent level of bilateral relations and the political will of both sides to further deepen them.

The meeting included a review of bilateral relations, briefing of the Russian side on the current situation on the Cyprus issue, exchange of views on the present and the future of EU-Russia relations, discussion of current regional and international issues such as Ukrainian, Syrian and the escalating tension on the Korean peninsula./IBNA