Italian President: Solution of Cyprus issue should satisfy all Cypriots
Nicosia, Sep 12 (CNA) -- Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi expressed hope that the Cyprus problem will soon be solved and that the settlement will satisfy the needs and wishes of all Cypriot people.
Receiving the credentials of new Cypriot Ambassador to Rome, Stavros Epaminondas, Italian President made as special reference to the ''excellent relations between Cyprus and Italy'' and underlined his country's readiness to further enhance those relations, an official press release says.
Italian President, also congratulated Cyprus for its accession to the European Union, and wished that the Cyprus problem would soon be solved, according to the wishes and needs of all Cypriot people.
Cypriot Ambassador conveyed the willingness of President Tassos Papadopoulos and his government to further intensify the bilateral ties between Cyprus and Italy and further develop their cooperation in the framework of the European Union and other international fora, with the aim to promote their mutual interests.