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Cyprus question a European problem that must be upgraded, Weber says
CNA - Cyprus/ΝICOSIA 11/01/2019 12:18


The Cyprus question is a European issue and it must be upgraded, the EPP’s candidate for the position of European Commission President and leader of the EPP Group in the European Parliament Manfred Weber said today.

In statements to the press after being received by Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades,at the Presidential Palace, Weber said that “it was a great honour to have today the opportunity to meet the President of the Republic of Cyprus for a bilateral exchange of views about the challenges of the next upcoming weeks and months and we agree first of all that the Cyprus question is a European issue, that it must be even be upgraded as a European issue.”  

He added that we cannot say that “we delegate this point, this challenge as Europeans only to the United Nations.

(CNA)

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