President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić met today for a farewell visit the Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus, Constantinos Eliades and thanked him for his diplomatic work and contribution to the strengthening of relations between the two countries.
President Vučić noted that during the mandate of Ambassador Eliades, President Anastasiades visited our country and that a session of the High Council for Cooperation between Serbia and Cyprus was held. He also expressed hope that circumstances would soon allow a new session of the Council to be held, as an opportunity to enrich Serbian-Cypriot cooperation.
President Vučić emphasised that Cyprus is a sincere friend, who firmly defends international law. He also thanked for the support to the territorial integrity of Serbia, while Serbia supports the territorial integrity of Cyprus in the same way. The President thanked for the support that the country provides to our path to the EU.
Ambassador Eliades informed President Vučić about the developments regarding the Cyprus issue and the challenges in the eastern Mediterranean. The two interlocutors agreed that Serbia and Cyprus remain committed to reaching a solution while respecting international law and that both countries want to contribute to peace and stability in the world and economic progress by acting on the global political scene.
Ambassador Eliades thanked Serbia for participating in the UN peacekeeping mission in Cyprus.
President Vučić asked Ambassador Eliades to convey his greetings to President Anastasiades.
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26th November 2020