Greece’s Kotzias Meets with Cypriot Counterpart in New York

Nikos Kotzias (left) and Nikos Christodoulides (right) answering to questions in New York. Photo by CNA

Greece and Cyprus share common positions on the Cyprus problem, Cyprus’ Foreign Minister, Nikos Christodoulides, said on Monday after a meeting he had in New York with his Greek counterpart, Nikos Kotzias.

Christodoulides said that they exchange views and coordinate on a regular basis and that they share an identical approach.

The Cypriot minister recalled their meeting in Athens last week as well as the meting which the Greek Premier, Alexis Tsipras.

Kotzias, on the other hand, said that he is pleased that many major powers approach Cyprus not as a UN problem, but mainly as a country of great strategic and geopolitical importance and added that he dreams of a free and unified Cyprus.


With information from C.N.A.