The Cypriot House speaker, Yiannakis Omirou, told reporters after parliament voted against the bailout measure, "We are looking forward for the solidarity of our partners, this solidarity which is the fundamental principle of the European family".
Mr Omirou said the government would a meeting tomorrow to discuss "the next steps" after parliament overwhelmingly decided not to issue a tax on bank deposits in the country:
Cyprus' rescue deal has sent shivers through southern Europe after a key eurozone figure said it would be a model for future bailouts.
The future is uncertain for the people who must live with the consequences of Cyprus' "painful" bailout deal.
The Dutch Finance Minister has said the bank levy 'bail-in' on large depositors "pushes back the risks" from the rest of the eurozone.