Media Coverage
New York Times: UN project the missing on Cyprus

NICOSIA — Chrystalla Pateva remembers the day 33 years ago when she last saw her father.

Reuters: Cyprus hunts clues, decades on, for 2,000 missing

NICOSIA (Reuters) – A U.N.-backed commission investigating mass disappearances in Cyprus called for witnesses on Thursday to help trace remains of some 2,000 people who vanished during conflict in the 1960s and 1970s.

BBC: How Bosnia is helping identify Cypriots murdered 50 years ago

In the 1960s and 1970s, hundreds of Cypriots disappeared. Now, there is a renewed effort to find out what happened to them – mass graves are being dug up and a laboratory in Sarajevo is helping to identify the bodies.

BBC: Life and Death: Bereavement Without a Body

To lose a loved one is painful enough, but imagine bereavement without a body to mourn: the Cypriot families still waiting for relatives to be found. Broadcast 1 October 2014

Associated Press: Cyprus uses high-tech tools to speed search for its missing

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — With glue gun in hand, Turkish Cypriot anthropologist Sinem Hossoz meticulously pieces together tiny fragments — the pulverized skull of a child, one of the youngest victims of conflict on ethnically divided Cyprus.

UNDP Eurasia A new generation of Cypriots uncovers the missing

Healing the wounds of a divided island. The tragic events in the 1960s and 1970s affecting Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots left a brutal mark on the island.

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