Greek, Cypriot & Lebanese FMs Sign on Athens-based Intern'l Organization of Sports & Tourism
Thursday, 11 April 2019
The first Trilateral Ministerial Meeting of Foreign Ministers of Greece, Cyprus and Lebanon concluded on Wednesday in Beirut, with the signing of a joint committment to establish an Athens-based International Organization of Sports & Tourism.
The three Foreign Affairs Ministers, Giorgos Katrougalos of Greece, Nikos Christodoulides of Cyprus, and Gebran Bassil of Lebanon discussed recent developments in the wider region of the east Mediterranean, and focused on the possibilities for reinforced cooperation in fields related to security and stability, mutually beneficial economic growth, tourism, as well as education.
Speaking at the meeting, Katrougalos expressed Greece's willingness to strengthen its relations with Lebanon and sent a message to Lebanese and foreign businessmen to invest in Greece, in the fields of energy, tourism, agriculture and modern technology.