At the celebration chamber of the Representation of the Church of Cyprus in Brussels was held on Thursday the 24th of June 2010 the brothering celebration of Charalambos Pettemeridis Athletic club (Strovolos-Cyprus) and the Belgique-Grece a.s.b.l. Association.
Bishop Porfyrios of Neapolis, Representative of the Church of Cyprus to the European Union welcomed the guests. The speech was then given to the President of Charalambos Pettemeridis Athletic Club Mr. Michalis Ieridis and the President of the Belgium Association ‘‘Belgique-Grece a.s.b.l.’’ Mrs Despina Saltouridou.
The aim of the brothering was the relationship abstrictions between the two Associations, the promotion of the Cyprus problem, the distraction of the cultural and religious heritage in Cyprus, the co-organization exhibitions and the exchange of visits in Belgium and Cyprus by the members.
The brothering was ratified with the signing of the relevant documents and followed the exchange of commemorative gifts between the two Presidents.
Among others, present to the celebration were H.E. the Metropolitan of Belgium Panteleimon, H.G. Bishop of Eumenias Maximos, H.G. the Representative of the Republic of Cyprus to the European Union Mr. Andreas Maurogiannis, the Member of the European Parliament Mr. Kyriakos Triantafyllides, the member of the Cypriot Parliament Mrs Roula Mauronikola and members of both the Associations from Cyprus and Belgium.
The hole ceremony ended with a small reception.