Belgium is closing down her Embassy in South Cyprus
It’s notified that after Denmark and Hungary, Belgium also decided to close her Embassy in South Cyprus and Greek Cypriots are spending great effort to make the Belgium Government amend its decision.
Greek Cypriot Alithia newspaper wrote that the decision of Brussels to shut down her embassy in Nicosia will probably hit the diplomatic relations between South Cyprus and Belgium.
According to information obtained, Government of Belgium has decided to shut down its embassy in Nicosia by referring to economic reasons and the newspaper noted that the country will withdraw its representative in South Cyprus within the year due to the idea of not having a development perspective of commercial relations between the two countries. According to the same information, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium also warned its South Cyprus Ambassador Alphonse Creusen to prepare to leave because of the closing down of the Embassy.