President of the Hellenic Republic Met Cypriot Students

Papoulias - Cypriot Students(GREEK NEWS AGENDA)  President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias received july, 21, at the Presidential Mansion a delegation of students from the University of Cyprus. Papoulias stressed that “there is no greater insult to human rights than the presence of an occupation army in an EU member-state” and pointed out that “hopefully a day will come when there will be no occupation army in the Republic of Cyprus.”  Meanwhile, Government spokesman Evangelos Antonaros referring to relations between Greece and Turkey said that Greece follows an approach of “gradual normalisation that will lead to the complete normalisation of relations with Turkey as achieved with most of our neighbouring countries,” while stressing that Turkey, having chosen a European orientation, should display respect to European principles and values.  Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Cyprus; European Commission: Enlargement- Turkey