Turkey grants access for CMP to 30 military areas

Release Date: 
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 time constraint is attached to this decision and the excavation planning will be decided by CMP.

The CMP Members welcome this decision which will accelerate the Committee’s humanitarian work.

 

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