Remains of Two Missing Persons from 1974 Discovered in Nicosia

Α bi-communal excavation team of the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) exhumed on Thursday the remains of two persons presumed to have gone missing during the 1974 invasion.

The bodies were discovered close to the ”Tekke Bahcesi” area in the Turkish-occupied part of the old town of Nicosia, the Cypriot capital.

According to a CMP announcement, the exhumations began one week ago and are still ongoing.

Thus far in 2019, the CMP has recovered the remains of a total of 26 individuals who had gone missing after the Turkish...


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Remains of Two Missing Persons from 1974 Discovered in Nicosia


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