Nicosia, September 8. At the moment, representatives of the press service of RuMedia24 are in the presidential palace in Nicosia. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is here today on an official visit. The meeting of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the President of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiadis is taking place in the building of negotiations, closed to the press.
Later, the Russian minister is scheduled to meet with the President of the House of Representatives and with the leaders of the main Cypriot political parties.
As previously reported in the Russian Foreign Ministry, the purpose of contacts with the Cypriot leadership will be an overview of bilateral cooperation, a synchronization of clocks on international and regional issues. It is planned to pay special attention to the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean and the state of affairs in the Cyprus settlement.