The President of the Republic Nikos Anastasiadis will have a series of contacts with foreign leaders today in New York within the framework of the UN General Assembly.
President Anastasiadis will attend the official opening of the General Assembly and will attend the speech of the UN Secretary General and the President of the United States. He will also hold bilateral meetings with Jordan's King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein, Albanian President Ilir Meta, Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
He will also attend a dinner hosted by the UN Secretary-General at the Heads of Delegation, who are attending the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, and will meet with the leadership of the American Jewish Committee (AJC).
The President of the Republic Nikos Anastasiadis started yesterday the first day of his presence at the United Nations with a presence at the high-level meeting organized by the American President Donald Trump on the topic "Global Invitation for Action against the Global Drug Problem". He then attended the 100th Anniversary of the Peace Summit, hosted by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.
President Anastasiadis also had a meeting with the Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, with whom they discussed bilateral issues and the excellent relations between Cyprus and Armenia.
According to a well-informed government source, the discussion highlighted "the support of the authorities' positions regarding respect for the Madrid Authorities, ie the right to self-determination and respect for territorial integrity. "Also the support we want for Turkey's destabilizing action."
Finally, the forthcoming tripartite meeting between Cyprus, Armenia and Greece was discussed.
The President of the Republic, accompanied by the First Lady, Andri Anastasiadis, attended the reception of US President and First Lady Melania Trump for the heads of delegations participating in the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly.
He also had a meeting with Archbishop Demetrios of America.