Justice Minister expresses Cyprus commitment to European Public Prosecutor’s Office

Cyprus Justice and Public Order Minister Emily Yiolitis has conveyed to her European counterparts the country`s absolute commitment to the European Public Prosecutor`s Office (EPPO).

On Thursday, Yiolitis took part in an EU Council of Justice and Home Affairs, which took place via teleconference and reviewed the progress made in member states as regards the establishment and operation of the EPPO, a Justice Ministry press release says.

EU Ministers were briefed on developments so far as regards the appointment of European Delegated Prosecutors (EDPs), the approval of the budget, the electronic system of monitoring cases, as well as EPPO relations with third countries and organisations.

Source: Cyprus News Agency