Muscat, Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al- Said, Deputy Prime Minister for

the Council of Ministers, received today Nikos Christodoulides, Minister of Foreign Affairs

of the Republic of Cyprus, who is currently visiting the Sultanate. The Minister conveyed

the greetings of Nicos Anastasiades, President of the Republic of Cyprus, and his best

wishes to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said and his government all success.

After welcoming the guest and his accompanying delegation, Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud

al- Said, the two sides comprehensively reviewed the bilateral relations between the two

friendly countries and ways of boosting cooperation in many fields, in addition to reviewing

a number of current issues and developments on the regional and international arenas.

Cypriot Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Christodoulides expressed the importance of this

visit due to its positive aspects in exchanging views on all matters and consolidating joint

cooperation between the two sides, stressing his country’s appreciation for the balanced

policy adopted by the Sultanate in its relations with the countries of the world, which earned

it respect from all countries. He also praised the results of his meetings with officials in the

Sultanate, expressing his satisfaction with the future of the strong relations between the

Sultanate and Cyprus and the mutual desire to upgrade them.

The meeting was attended by Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible of

Foreign Affairs, and also by Andreas Panayiotou, Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to

the Sultanate.

Source: Oman News Agency