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Egypt Denounces Attack on UNFICYP in Cyprus


Sun 20 Aug 2023 | 02:21 PM
Egypt's Foreign Ministry
Egypt's Foreign Ministry
By Ahmad El-Assasy

In response to the recent assault on the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) within the buffer zone, Egypt has expressed its unequivocal condemnation of the attack. Egypt also reaffirms its firm position on the Cyprus issue, emphasizing the importance of respecting the resolutions put forth by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Furthermore, Egypt highlights the significance of its special and strategic relations with the Republic of Cyprus.

Egypt's stance on the assault on UNFICYP is clear and unwavering. The country strongly condemns any act of aggression that threatens the safety and security of UN peacekeepers. Egypt recognizes the vital role played by UNFICYP in maintaining peace and stability in Cyprus and urges for a thorough investigation into the incident to ensure accountability and prevent any recurrence of such attacks.

Egypt emphasizes the importance of respecting and upholding the UNSC resolutions pertaining to the Cyprus issue. These resolutions serve as a framework for resolving the conflict and achieving a just and lasting solution. By respecting these resolutions, Egypt demonstrates its commitment to the principles of international law, peace, and security.

Egypt values its special and strategic relations with the Republic of Cyprus. The two countries have developed a strong partnership that extends across various sectors, including political, economic, and cultural domains. Egypt recognizes the importance of maintaining and nurturing these relations, which serve as a foundation for cooperation and mutual understanding.

In light of the recent developments, Egypt stands in solidarity with the Republic of Cyprus and reaffirms its support for the country's sovereignty, territorial integrity, and the right to live in peace and security. Egypt remains committed to working closely with Cyprus and other international stakeholders to find a comprehensive and peaceful resolution to the Cyprus issue.