CoE adjourned examination of enclaved Greek Cypriots’ property rights until June 2017

Examination of the issue of property rights of enclaved Greek Cypriots and their heirs was pushed to June 2017, following a decision by the Council of Europes Committee of Ministers.

The body, which convened between September 20-22, in Strasbourg, deplored once again the absence of progress on the part of Turkey, in paying damages to applicants in the “Varnava” and “Xenides-Arestis” group of cases, and has called on Turkey to comply with its obligation.

The first case is part of the 2001 decision by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in the “Cyprus.

Source: Cyprus News Agency