Greece, Egypt, Cyprus to Hold Top Meetings in Nicosia

The leaders of Greece, Cyprus and Egypt have scheduled a two-day political and economic meeting to take place in Nicosia on Monday.

Prime minister Alexis Tsipras, Cypriot president Nicos Anastasiades and Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will hold two trilateral meetings next week.

The Egyptian president will meet with senior Cypriot officials before holding an address in front of the Cypriot parliament.

The leaders will further discuss ways of reinforcing mechanisms of dialogue with the European Union regarding the various challenges that face the Middle East and the Eastern Mediterranean area.

Another issue on the table is the formation of a tripartite committee consisting of ministers of tourism and transportation in the three countries to explore new frameworks of cooperation in the tourism and transportation fields.