Looted mosaic from the Turkish occupied church of Panagia Kanakaria returns home to Cyprus

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A mosaic depicting Apostle Mark on a medal, that was looted from the Turkish occupied Panagia Kanakaria church in the village of Lythragomi, returned on Sunday to Cyprus.

The mosaic was handed over by a Dutch art investigator during a ceremony that took place in the Netherlands and was brought to Cyprus by a delegation of the Antiquities Department and the Church of Cyprus .

Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Vasiliki Anastasiadou told the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) that the mosaic was brought home today, expressing her...


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Looted mosaic from the Turkish occupied church of Panagia Kanakaria returns home to Cyprus


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