Southern EU Countries Summit deliberations completed

The leaders of the Southern EU member states concluded their deliberations in Nicosia, in the framework of the 5th Southern EU Countries Summit.

After the family photo of the leaders, at the Filoxenia Conference Centre, President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades started his bilateral meeting with Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte.

The two leaders were expected to discuss issues of mutual interest, including the matter of the EastMed project.

Subsequently, the leaders are expected to address members of the Press.

The MED7 Summit, hosted by President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, was attended by the President of France Emmanuel Macron, the Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras, the Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte, the Prime Minister of Portugal Antonio Costa, the Prime Minister of Malta Joseph Muscat and the Foreign Minister of Spain Josep Borrell Fontelles. The Nicosia Declaration is expected to be adopted in the end.

Source: Cyprus News Agency