On the 12th of June in the Central Lounge of the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski " the photo gallery "To Touch Cyprus" was opened. It was organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in the Republic of Bulgaria and the Department of Classical Philology, specialty "Modern Greek Philology".

The author of the photographic exhibition is Ms. Maya Jilieva, a lecturer and former first secretary at our embassy in Cyprus, she presented a selection of 20 photographs taken during her mission on the island. Her long stay there leaves deep traces in her heart and she nostalgically presents what impressed and fascinated her. The opening of the exhibition was made by prof. Aksinia Dzhurova, Corresponding Member of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

The exhibition is organised as a charity event and the collected funds will be donated to the Department of Classical Philology and especially to the specialty "Modern Greek Philology" at the Sofia University in order to support international educational programs for lecturers and students.