The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Alexandros N. Zenon, paid today, 13 December 2017, a working visit to Stockholm, where he had political consultations with the State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Annika Söder.
During the meeting, the two officials confirmed the good relations between Cyprus and Sweden and reaffirmed their willingness to further enhance them. The Permanent Secretary briefed his counterpart on the Cyprus problem, while emphasis was also given on the EU-Turkey relations. Furthermore, issues in the agenda included the future of Europe, Brexit, the latest developments in the Middle East, the situation in the Western Balkans, as well as other regional and international matters of mutual interest.
In the framework of his visit, the Permanent Secretary also met with the Chair of the Cyprus-Sweden Friendship Group at the Swedish Parliament, Cecilia Magnusson, and visited the Mediterranean Museum in Stockholm, where he was toured at the Cypriot Collection./IBNA