House President receives Ambassador of Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

The Acting President of the Republic and President of the House of Representatives, Mr Demetris Syllouris, received today, 8 November 2016, the new Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and First Ambassador of the Kingdom to Cyprus, Mr Mohamad Sh. El Fayez.

At the meeting, Mr Ambassador expressed hope for a successful outcome regarding the ongoing negotiations in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland, and for a comprehensive solution of the Cyprus problem to be reached.

Ambassador El Fayez further informed Mr Syllouris on the outcome of the recent elections in Jordan, as well as on yesterday’s voting process for electing the President of the Jordanian Parliament.

Mr Syllouris and Mr El Fayez reaffirmed the excellent ties Cyprus and Jordan enjoy and noted the upgrade of these ties recently on the parliamentary level. The two officials further expressed their mutual will for reinforcing bilateral ties further in the years to come.

Lastly, the two interlocutors discussed the latest developments in the Middle East.

Source: Press and Information Office.