The visit of President Nikos Christodoulides to the Netherlands highlighted the strong bilateral ties between Cyprus and the Netherlands, coinciding with Cyprus’ 20th anniversary of EU accession. The meeting with Prime Minister Mark Rutte emphasized mutual support on defense, migration, and a united stance on EU and international matters, showcasing the enduring nature of diplomatic bonds.
President Sergio Mattarella’s visit to Cyprus solidifies diplomatic, cultural, and military ties between the two Mediterranean countries. Through a series of meetings, cultural engagements, and military cooperation efforts, this state visit highlights shared values and a joint commitment to regional stability and security.
Iraqi President Abdul Latif Jamal Rashid highlighted the strategic significance of Cyprus as a gateway to the Mediterranean, emphasizing its geographic proximity to important countries in the region. His visit aimed to strengthen diplomatic and cultural ties between Iraq and Cyprus, with plans for an embassy and direct flights to deepen relations and cooperation.