AG says there can be no exemptions to basic human rights in Cyprus solution

AG says there can be no exemptions to basic human rights in Cyprus solution

By Angelos Anastasiou

At a time when inter-communal talks for the settlement of the Cyprus problem are at an advanced stage, the issue of safeguarding the human rights of all citizens living on the island is of paramount importance, and a decisive factor in exercising judgement in a possible referendum, Attorney-general Costas Clerides said on Saturday.

Addressing an event on human rights, organised by the Paphos Bar Association, Clerides said the identification of the need for basic human rights, their acknowledgement, and, most importantly, their safeguarding, came about gradually over the years, and their consolidation and effective implementation in every well-governed state required a lot of work, sacrifices, and even blood.

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