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Press Release - The President of the Republic of Cyprus was warmly welcomed at the European Parliament
04.07.2012, 10:07 (CET)
The President of the Republic of Cyprus Mr Demetris Christofias was warmly welcomed today by the President of the European Parliament Mr Martin Schulz.

President Christofias, who presented the Priorities of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the European Union before the plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, earlier signed the book of visitors of the European Parliament in which he wrote: “I wholeheartedly salute the President and the members of the European Parliament, the bastion of democracy in the EU. I express the readiness of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council for close and excellent cooperation with the European Parliament for the benefit of our Union and the people of Europe.”

President Christofias presented President Schulz with a replica of the marble head of Aphrodite. On his part, the President of the European Parliament presented President Christofias with a painting showing a map of Europe with Cyprus at its centre.

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Press Office of the President of the Republic

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