US Secretary of State John Kasoulides will pay a visit to the United States at the invitation of his US counterpart Anthony Blinken, with whom he will hold talks at the State Department on February 1.
According to KYPE, Mr. Kasoulidis will leave for the USA on January 30, and his contacts in the American capital will take place on February 1 and 2. Negotiations are currently underway to finalize all contacts with other US government officials as well as other officials, such as senators.
Mr. Kasoulides's contacts with Mr. Blinken and other US officials are expected to focus on Cyprus-US bilateral relations, the Cyprus issue, energy issues in the Eastern Mediterranean region and other regional and international issues.
Mr. Kasoulides will also have a first meeting with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, on Monday, January 24, in Brussels, where the Foreign Minister will attend a meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers. of the EU.
The meeting will take place on the occasion of the assumption of the duties of Mr. Kasoulides as Minister of Foreign Affairs and, as KYPE is informed during it, it is expected to discuss, among other things, the Cyprus issue and issues concerning Cyprus and concerning the Council of Foreign Ministers. of the EU.
It is noted that these contacts were mentioned last night by the Minister of Foreign Affairs during his interview on the show “Challenges” of RIK.