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China's support even more important amid renewed tensions and violations by Turkey, Cyprus President says
CNA - Cyprus/ΝICOSIA 17/09/2019 22:03

President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades, has called on the international community to condemn Turkey’s actions in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus and those concerning the fenced off area of Famagusta.

Speaking on Tuesday at a reception on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, in Nicosia, the President also stressed that China’s support becomes even more important taking into account its position as a permanent member of the UN Security Council, amidst a period of renewed tensions and violations by Turkey.
In his speech, the President noted that Cyprus highly values and is grateful for China’s principled stance and support regarding the Cyprus problem and the Government’s efforts to reunify the country, in accordance with the relevant UN Security Council Resolutions, international law and the EU a


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