Foreign Ministry Permanent Secretary holds political consultations in Stockholm

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Permanent Secretary, Ambassador Alexandros Zenon, paid a working visit to Stockholm on Wednesday, where he had political consultations with the State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Annika SAlder.

A Foreign Ministry press release said that during the meeting, the two officials confirmed the good relations between Cyprus and Sweden and reaffirmed their willingness to further enhance them.

As it is noted, the Permanent Secretary briefed his counterpart on the Cyprus problem, while emphasis was also given on EU-Turkey relations. Furthermore, 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 were discussed.

In the framework of his visit, the Permanent Secretary also met with the Chair of the Cyprus-Sweden Friendship Group at the Swedish Parliament, Ms Cecilia Magnusson, and visited the Mediterranean Museum in Stockholm, where he was toured at the Cypriot collection.

Source: Cyprus News Agency