MP Tornaritis calls for full implementation of EU principles in Cyprus

MP Nikos Tornaritis called for the full implementation of EU values and principles, as well as the acquis communautaire in the case of Cyprus, pointing out that for forty two years, human rights of all Cypriots are violated by Turkey.

Tornaritis was speaking at the Informal Meeting of European Union Presidents of Parliaments of EU Member States in Bratislava, where he represented the President of the House of Representatives Demetris Syllouris.

According to an official announcement, at the meeting the participants exchanged views on the current challenges that threaten the unity of the EU and on the efforts to reduce the gap between the Union and European citizens, as well as for future EU targets in relation to the role of national parliaments, the EUs internal cohesion and its active participation in global affairs.

Source: Cyprus News Agency