The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, today received Ambassador-Designate Vasilis Polemitis, who presented a copy of his credentials as Ambassador-Designate of the Republic of Cyprus to the Kingdom of Bahrain, residing in Abu Dhabi. 

The Foreign Minister welcomed the Cypriot Ambassador and reviewed the bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Republic of Cyprus. He also praised the joint efforts to advance these relations and benefit from opportunities available to promote joint cooperation in various fields.

The Cypriot Ambassador stressed keenness to further strengthen the friendship bilateral relations in the interest of the two countries and their people.