Press Releases & News

27 September 2022 - High Commissioner Mr. Giorgos Ioannides presented his credentials to the Governor General of Canada, Mrs. Mary J. May Simon

The High Commissioner of the Republic Cyprus to Canada, Mr. Giorgos Ioannides, presented on 22 September, during a special ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, the official residence of the Governor General of Canada, his credentials to the Governor General, H.E. Mrs. Mary J. May Simon, as the new High…

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22 September 2022 - Press Release regarding the Decision of the Committee of Deputy Ministers of the Council of Europe in the case of Titina Loizidou v. Turkey

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expresses its disappointment regarding today's decision of the Committee of Deputy Ministers of the Council of Europe to end the Council's supervision process in the implementation of the ECHR Decision, regarding Titina Loizidou's individual application against Turkey. At…

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21 September 2022 - Ambassador Dr. Kypros Giorgallis presented his Letters of Credence to the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin

The Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to the Russian Federation, Dr. Kypros Giorgallis presented yesterday, September 20, 2022, his Letters of Credence to the President of the Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin. During his speech to the Ambassadors Designate, President Putin referred to the relations…

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21 September 2022 - UN General Assembly side event on the challenges of online sexual abuse and exploitation of children

Challenges of online sexual abuse and exploitation of children - 77th UN General Assembly virtual side event – co-organizers Cyprus, UAE, UN, CoE and Hope for Children Wednesday, 21 September 2022 8:00-9:30 (EDT) / 15:00-16:30 (EET) Opening Remarks by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic…

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19 September 2022 - Press statement following the trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of Armenia, Cyprus and Greece

On September 19, within the framework of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly, Foreign Ministers of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan, Cyprus Ioannis Kasoulides and Greece Nikos Dendias, met in New York. During the meeting security issues related to the South Caucasus and the Eastern Mediterranean were…

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19 September 2022 - Ambassador Ms. Polly Ioannou presented her credentials to the President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

The Ambassador of the Republic Cyprus to the Arab Republic of Egypt, Ms. Polly Ioannou, presented on 17 September, during a special ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Cairo, her credentials to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Abdel Fattah El-Sisi as the new Ambassador of the Republic…

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17 September 2022 - Press Release regarding the decision of the State Department to lift the US arms embargo

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expresses satisfaction regarding the decision of the US State Department to proceed with the total lifting of the arms embargo against the Republic of Cyprus. The Republic of Cyprus welcomes this decision, which is a result of the fulfilment of all the requirements put…

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