Press Releases

Jun 14, 2019
PRESS RELEASE Turkey grants access for CMP to 30 military areas (Nicosia, 14 June 2019) Today, the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) was formally notified that Turkey had granted access for CMP excavation teams to 30 suspected burial sites in military areas in the north of Cyprus. No...
Jun 10, 2019
  PRESS RELEASE Slovak Foreign Minister presents a EUR 10,000 donation to the CMP (Nicosia, 10 June 2019) - The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) wishes to express its sincere thanks to the Slovak Republic for its donation of EUR 10,000 made today on the occasion of the visit to the CMP Laboratory...
May 28, 2019
PRESS RELEASE CMP announces recovery of human remains in Egkomi / Tuzla (Nicosia 28 May 2019) – Thanks to precise information recently collected, a bi-communal excavation team of the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) has recovered the human remains of one person at a site in Egkomi /...
May 10, 2019
PRESS RELEASE CMP announces recovery of human remains in Mutluyaka/Stylloi (Nicosia 10 May 2019) – A bi-communal excavation team of the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) has started to recover human remains at a site in Mutluyaka/Stylloi on 10 May 2019. In 2019, the CMP has recovered the...
Mar 29, 2019
PRESS RELEASE Three German Parliamentarians visit the CMP Laboratory (Nicosia, 29 March 2019) – A delegation of three German Parliamentarians led by Mr. Andrej Hunko, Chairman of the Germany-Cyprus Friendship Group, as well as his Deputies Ms. Lisa Paus and Mr. Johannes Schraps visited today the...
Mar 27, 2019
PRESS RELEASE UNFICYP’s new Force Commander visits CMP Laboratory (Nicosia, 27 March 2019) – Major-General Cheryl Pearce from Australia, UNFICYP’s new Force Commander, paid a visit today to the CMP Anthropological Laboratory. She was briefed by the three Members on CMP’s achievements and challenges...
Mar 15, 2019
PRESS RELEASE U.N. Assistant Secretary-General Jenča visits CMP and commends its work (Nicosia 15 March 2019) –Mr. Miroslav Jenča, U.N. Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and the Americas (Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs and Department of Peace Operations) held a...
Feb 26, 2019
PRESS RELEASE China donates 10,000 Euro to the CMP (Nicosia, 26 February 2019) - The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) wishes to express its sincere thanks to the People’s Republic of China for its first ever donation of EUR 10,000 made today on the occasion of the visit to the CMP Laboratory of...
Feb 12, 2019
PRESS RELEASE Luxembourg donates 3,000 Euro to the CMP (Nicosia, 12 February 2019) - The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) wishes to express its sincere thanks to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg for its first ever donation of EUR 3,000 made today. This contribution to the CMP Project on the...
Jan 30, 2019
PRESS RELEASE Turkish Cypriot Donation of EUR 75,000 to the CMP   (Nicosia, 30 January 2019) - The Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) wishes to express its sincere thanks to H.E. Mr Mustafa Akıncı for his generous donation of EUR 75,000 made on behalf of the Turkish Cypriot community today. This...

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