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Speaking following today’s elections in the Republic of Cyprus, Foreign Secretary, William Hague said:
I congratulate Nicos Anastasiades on his election as President of the Republic of Cyprus. The UK and Cyprus share a long history and enjoy a deep-rooted bilateral relationship that is underpinned by our EU and Commonwealth links. I look forward to working with Mr Anastasiades and his government, and strengthening even further the close ties that bind our two countries.