The National Security Council will be convening at 11am on Friday, to discuss migration and regional developments.

Chaired by President Nikos Christodoulides, the meeting at the palace will be with the ministers of foreign affairs, justice and defence.

Head of the national guard and secret service chief will also be attending.

“The National Security Council will be discussing the recent migration flow and have an exchange of opinion over developments in the region,” a government source told the Cyprus Mail.