Cyprus’ Foreign Minister to attend Anastasiades-Tsipras meeting in Brussels

Minister of Foreign Affairs Ioannis Kasoulides travels to Brussels to attend the meeting Cyprus’ President Nicos Anastasiades will hold with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, ahead of the forthcoming Conference on Cyprus, due on June 28 in Switzerland.

The Conference on Cyprus will be attended by President of Cyprus, the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, representatives of the three guarantor powers, Greece, Turkey and the United Kingdom, as well as the European Union as an observer.

According to a PIO announcement, the Minister completed on Wednesday, his official visit to Hungary. During the visit, the Minister met with his Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto.

The main topics on the agenda of the meeting of the two Ministers and their delegations were bilateral relations between Cyprus and Hungary, the future of the European Union in relation to Brexit, migration, regional issues with emphasis on the developments in Syria, as well as energy and the possibilities of cooperation between the two countries in that field.

Kasoulides then gave a lecture at the Hungarian Institute of Foreign Relations and Trade on Cyprus energy and security policy in the Eastern Mediterranean, in the presence of diplomats, academics and members of the Institute.

Source: Cyprus News Agency