The President of the Republic sent a congratulatory letter to Angela Merkel

The President of the Republic sent a congratulatory letter to Angela Merkel

The President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades, sent yesterday a congratulatory letter to Mrs Angela Merkel for the victory of the Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union at the federal elections in Germany.

In his letter, President Anastasiades stated the following:

“’I wish to congratulate you for the victory of the Christian Democratic Union/Christian Social Union at the federal elections for the 19th Bundestag held on 24 September 2017.

As the election result paves the way for your fourth term as Chancellor of Germany, following the formation of the new Government, I would like to express my strong commitment to continue working with you in further strengthening our bilateral relations in all fields and addressing the common challenges within the European Union, through promoting our common democratic values and principles.

Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration along with my best wishes for your personal good health and family happiness”./IBNA