Cyprus settlement and respect for international law top challenges for Athens and Nicosia, Greek Ambassador says

Reaching a Cyprus settlement and consolidating respect towards international law on the part of Turkey are the two most important challenges Greece and Cyprus are facing in the Eastern Mediterranean, the new Ambassador of Greece to Cyprus, Theocharis Lalacos, said on Friday.

He was speaking during an official ceremony, at the Presidential Palace, in Nicosia, presenting his credentials to the President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades. In his address, the Ambassador said that the most important challenge remains that of a Cyprus settlement and of the termination of the occupation of part of Cyprus by Turkey.

Source: Cyprus News Agency