President begins his contacts in New York

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, who arrived yesterday in New York, will brief the UN Secretary General, the five Permanent UNSC member states as well as leaders and officials of other countries on the latest developments in the Cyprus issue.

Today at 14.40 (New York local time) the President will meet with UN Secretary General Ban Ki – moon.

In statements on his arrival in New York, the President referred to the meetings he is scheduled to have, saying that he will brief his interlocutors, including the UN Secretary General, the Permanent Representatives of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and state leaders and officials on the current state of affairs as regards the Cyprus issue.

The President will also meet with US Vice President Joe Biden, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Chinese Foreig

Source: Cyprus News Agency.