05, 2009

The newly appointed Ambassador of Cyprus to the Republic of Armenia presented his credentials to President Serzh Sargsyan

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Today, the newly appointed Ambassador of Cyprus to the Republic of Armenia Petros Kestoras (residence in Moscow) presented his credentials to President Serzh Sargsyan.

Congratulating the Ambassador on his nomination, the President of Armenia noted with satisfaction the high level of the political dialogue between the two countries and traditional great esteem of the two peoples for each other. Serzh Sargsyan expressed confidence that the newly appointed Ambassador would be working hard so that the Armenian-Cypriot relations, which have rich traditions, continue to deepen and develop.

Ambassador Kestoras passed to President Sargsyan warm greetings from the President of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias. He also stressed the willingness of Cyprus to extend the mutually beneficial cooperation in different area.

The two sides assessed the Armenian-Cypriot relations as excellent and concurred that they have a brilliant future. They also agreed that mutual assistance and support in bilateral and multilateral settings was a distinctive feature of the Armenian-Cypriot cooperation.

The President of Armenia and the Ambassador of Cyprus also agreed that Armenia and Cyprus had a large area for cooperation in the framework of the EU Eastern Partnership initiative.

Ambassador Christofias expressed gratitude to Serzh Sargsyan for Armenia’s principled position regarding Cyprus issue in different international structures. He also presented to the President of Armenia the latest developments in the negotiations.

At the request of the Ambassador of Cyprus, President Sargsyan spoke about the process of normalization between Armenia and Turkey.

Ambassador Kestoras assured the President that he would do his best to expand cooperation between the two countries and strengthen the relations between the two friendly peoples.

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