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Cyprus donates 30,000 US dollars to Guinea
2005-05-17 11:42:53

Nicosia, May 17 (CNA) – Cyprus will donate 30,000 US dollars to Guinea in aid of the victims of recent floods in the country, the Cabinet has decided.

The government of Guinea had declared a state of emergency following the floods and appealed to the international community for assistance.

“The government of the Republic decided to respond positively to the appeal taking into consideration the friendly relations between Cyprus and Guinea and Guinea’s traditional support for the Cypriot positions at the Organisation of Islamic Conference”, an official statement said.

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