“I am glad to welcome the Greek Foreign Minister, Nikos Dendia. “This is the first visit by a European foreign minister since the formation of the government,” he said. Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid, as stated in a statement from the Israeli Foreign Ministry about the meeting.
In fact, the Israeli Foreign Minister said that “relations between Israel and Greece are strong and sturdy and we intend to continue to develop and strengthen them “, as broadcast by APE BPE.
As noted in the same announcement, the meeting focused on bilateral and regional issues, energy issues and in relationships between Israel and the European Union.
According to the Israeli Foreign Minister, the ministers also discussed, among other things, the issue of made in the Varosia area of Cyprus and expressed deep concern over these steps.
Earlier, Mr. Dendias stated how he discussed with his Israeli counterpart about “Turkish aggression, the unacceptable Turkish stance on the Cyprus issue”, while thanking him for the clear Israeli position and also for the possibility of direct consultation between Greece and Israel for the imposition of international law. in the Eastern Mediterranean “.