?cting FM meets Speaker of Serbian Parliament

?cting FM, Defence Minister Christoforos Fokaides, met on Monday with the Speaker of the Serbian Parliament ?aja Gojkovic who is paying Cyprus a visit.

On the agenda of the talks were bilateral relations, EU and regional issues of mutual interest.

They also discussed Serbias EU course and Fokaides reassured of Cyprus support.

The Cyprus issue was also on the agenda.

Gojkovic expressed her gratitude about Cyprus support to her countrys EU course and pointed out that the need for a more enhanced cooperation. She also referred to the initiatives for a closer cooperation on parliamentary level.

Cyprus has been divided since 1974 when Turkey invaded and occupied its northern third. Peace talks between the leaders of the two communities, President Nicos Anastasiades and T/c leader Mustafa Akinci have been

Source: Cyprus News Agency.