His Holiness Aram I congratulates the new President of Cyprus

24 February 2013

His Holiness Aram I sent a letter of congratulations to Nicos Anastiadis, the new President-elect of the Republic of Cyprus. In his letter, the Catholicos wrote, “Our churches share identical histories, similar traditions and common values. Both our churches and people advocate justice and human rights. The challenges addressed to our people and the world urge us to strengthen our cooperation and express forcefully our common commitments. “Referring t the Armenian community in Cyprus, Catholicos Aram wrote, “The members of our community in Cyprus are loyal citizens and they will do their utmost to contribute to the development and prosperity of the island.”