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Coming closer together through basketball @peaceplayers

Coming closer together through basketball @peaceplayers

The Peace Players International Cyprus (PPI) have announced that a bi-communal basketball tournament for youngsters will take place on Saturday in Nicosia. The PPI – which is a locally led, independently registered NGO in Cyprus that uses the game of basketball to allow 8-18-year-old Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot boys and girls to play together

[Listen]:Young people shoot hoops to bridge Cyprus divide #DW @peaceplayers

It’s an island ripped apart by politicial, ideological and physical divisions. But youngsters here – both Greek and Turkish Cypriots – are coming together through basketball. Alexa Dvorson reports. Listen the report here: http://www.dw.com/en/youngsters-shoot-hoops-to-bridge-cyprus-divide/a-18725625 Peace Players International (CY) – Jotun Cyprus [Video 2015]

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