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President to attend Commemoration Events of the Centennial of WWI’s Armistice in Paris

November 9, 2018 at 8:20am

President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades travels to Paris on Thursday evening in order to attend the Commemoration Events of the Centennial of WWI`s Armistice, at the invitation of the French President Emmanuel Macron.  The President will also participate in the Paris Peace Forum.

A total of 85 Heads of State or Government and their spouses have been invited to the events.

The President will attend an event at the Arc de Triomphe where the French President will deliver a speech and also at a lunch hosted by Macron in the honour of Heads of State or Government who will be present at the events at the French capital.

President Anastasiades will also participate in the Paris Peace Forum where UNSG Antonio Guterres and Chancellor Angela Merkel will be key speakers, among others. He will also place a book of his choice which he believes contributed to peace, at the “Peace Library”.

The President returns home on Sunday.

(Cyprus News Agency)