Relatives of missing persons send open letter to Turkish Cypriot leader

The Pancyprian Organisation of the Relatives of Undeclared Prisoners and Missing Persons has sent an open letter to the Turkish Cypriot leader Ersin Tatar, urging him to undertake an initiative for the humanitarian issue of the missing persons.

Recalling recent statements made by Tatar on the missing persons issue, the Organisation notes that the main problem that the Committee on Missing Persons (CMP) is facing today is the lack and difficulty to find specific information and data about the burial sites of missing persons and the sites where remains were moved from mass graves, as in the case of Assia, Lapatsa, Karavas and others, adding that “it would be naive to believe that they were not organised and that these data do not exist or can not be easily found.”

It adds that unfortunately until today this information has not been submitted to the CMP, des

Source: Cyprus News Agency