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Mitsotakis due in Cyprus on Monday

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis begins today a two-day official visit to Cyprus,  his first after assuming office following the elections on July 7.

He will be accompanied by Greece`s Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias.

Mitsotakis arrives Monday morning and will meet President Nicos Anastasiades followed by statements to the press, scheduled for 12 noon.

He will then meet the House President and the leaders of the political parties. On Monday evening he will attend an official dinner hosted at the Presidential Palace.

On Tuesday Mitsotakis will meet Archbishop Chrysostomos. He will then visit Fylakismena Mnimata, the tombs of the heroes who lost their lives during the anti-colonial struggle against the British Rule as well as the Makedonitissa Tomb, the military cemetery were Greek Cypriot and Greek officers and soldiers are buried. They were killed during the 1974 Turkish invasion.

Mitsotakis is also set to visit the ELDYK army camp.

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