Cyprus News Agency

     CNA   Deliberations underway to arrange FM`s meetings on the sidelines of UN General Assembly session     CNA   Russia stresses respect to Autocephaly of Cyprus Church, responds to press report on Russian Church in occupied areas     CNA   Record number of tourists for July 2019     CNA   Euro area inflation falls to 1.0%, to 0.1% in Cyprus, in July 2019     CNA   Pyroi refugees say they will continue fighting until allowed to return home     CNA   

Missing Persons: The most important open chapter of the 1974 tragedy, House President says
CNA - CYPRUS/Larnaca 20/07/2019 14:46

The issue of the missing persons which remains unresolved constitutes one of the most important open chapters of the 1974 tragedy, President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris told a ceremony for the missing persons held at the Panorama of Missing Persons in Kornos.
“The concern of the Cypriot state is to safeguard and protect every family’s inalienable right to be informed and to know the fate of their loved ones based on facts and proof,” he said, noting however the passage of time is not conducive to our efforts.
 He also noted that the limited number of witnesses, or their refusal to cooperate and construction activity in possible burial sites constitute additional obstacles to the whole effort.


*The full text of the news item is available in the paid version of the CNA web service. Subscription Form

*CNA reserves the copyright to the news stories it files, which is granted to subscribers for specific use only.

CSE:69.670  -0.780%
FTSE/CySE:41.840  -0.690%