President flies to Strasbourg to address the EP Plenary on the Future of Europe

The President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades, departs on Tuesday for Strasbourg, where on 12 December he will address the European Parliament plenary session on the Future of Europe.

According to a press release issued by the Presidency, President Anastasiades will meet with the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani in the morning of 12 December, at the European Parliament, and later on, in the presence of the President of the European Commission Jean Claude Juncker, he will address the plenary. The President will then receive questions by the MEPs.

Later on, President Tajani, in the presence of the Cypriot President, will award to the Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov the Sakharov Prize.

Following the award ceremony, President Tajani will host a luncheon in honour of President Anastasiades.

The President of the Republic will be accompanied in Strasbourg by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Christodoulides, and the Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou.

The President of the Republic will then leave Strasbourg for Brussels where he will participate in the EU Summit.

Source: Cyprus News Agency