Statement by the Presidency of the Republic on the meeting between the PoR and the Ambassador of the Russian Federation

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, received today, at the Presidential Palace, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation, Mr Stanislav Osadchiy, whom he briefed on the latest developments on the Cyprus problem.

During the meeting, the excellent relations between the two countries were reaffirmed and the President of the Republic expressed his thanks for the principled position of the Russian Federation through the years on the Cyprus problem, as well as for its readiness to contribute positively to the efforts to achieve a solution without the presence of any anachronistic guarantees.

Within this framework, the President of the Republic also reaffirmed the excellent relations between the Government and the Ambassador of the Russian Federation and praised his positive role through his support in the efforts to find a solution, as well as through the expansion and strengthening of the cooperation between the Republic of Cyprus and the Russian Federation in bilateral fields of cooperation.

Source: Press and Information Office