President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has confirmed that he will address the American Jewish Committee (AJC) Global Forum, scheduled for June 4-6, in Washington, D.C, a press release of the AJC has said.
More than 2,500 AJC delegates from across the US, joined by religious, political, and civic leaders from over 70 countries, are expected to attend.
The President informed an AJC leadership delegation led by CEO David Harris during a two-day stay in Nicosia, beginning of February, about his participation in the Forum, the press release said.
It added that the group also met with Foreign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides, an alumnus of AJC Project Interchange and longtime friend, and the ambassadors of the US and Israel to Cyprus.
“Among the principal topics discussed were: (a) Cypriot-U.S. ties, especially following the election of Pr