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President Papadopoulos to pay an official visit to London
2005-04-12 15:58:04

by Kyriacos Tsioupras

London, Apr 12 (CNA)- Cyprus President Tassos Papadopoulos has been invited by British Premier Tony Blair for an official visit to London later this year, British Minister for Europe Peter Hain has said.

Speaking to CNA, Hain said he was delighted ''to announce that President Papadopoulos has been invited to Britain for an official visit later this year to discuss, on behalf of the Cyprus government, his own views towards promoting peace and settlement on the island''.

According to CNA sources the visit is likely to take place before the Summer. The date and other details of the visit will be determined through diplomatic channels.

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