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Cyprus’ religious leaders condemn acts of violence and terrorism

Cyprus’ religious leaders condemn acts of violence and terrorism

Cyprus religious leaders issued on Tuesday a joint statement against all forms of attacks, terrorism and violence in Cyprus, the region and the world at large. According to an announcement by the Office of the Religious Track of the Cyprus Peace Process, issued on Wednesday, the statement is co-signed by Cyprus Archbishop Chrysostomos II, the

Religious leaders had constructive discussions about Cyprus peace process

The religious leaders of Cyprus held a meeting on Thursday with Annika Soder, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, who congratulated them for their efforts for peace and reconciliation in Cyprus. The meeting, which took place at the residence of the Swedish Ambassador to Cyprus, Klas Gierow, was within the framework of the Religious

First time worship in Palaikythro with the cooperation of religious leaders

For the first time since the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus, Holy Mass was held on Sunday morning at the village church of Palaikythro, a Turkish-occupied village in the Nicosia District. The Mass at Panayia Galaktotrofousa Church was attended by hundreds of people from Palaikythro, after securing a relevant permission for the first time, following

Mufti:Pilgrimage by 1,000 T/c proves communities can co-exist peacefully

  Published by:http://incyprus.philenews.com/en-gb/local-news/4422/42887/religion-can-contribute-to-cyprus-peace-says-mufti Saturday’s pilgrimage to the Hala Sultan Mosque in Larnaca by more than 1,000 Turkish Cypriots proves the island’s two communities can co-exist peacefully, Turkish Cypriot religious leader, the Mufti of Cyprus, Talip Atalay has said.Speaking after morning prayers at the mosque, he thanked everybody who helped make the pilgrimage possible, in particular

Cyprus Archbishop highlights common efforts with Grand Mufti for peace

Published by:http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/11/cyprus-archbishop-highlights-common-efforts-with-grand-mufti-for-peace/ The effort of religious leaders in Cyprus is to reunite the people and to bring peace in the island, Cyprus` Archbishop Chrysostomos II noted on Thursday. The Archbishop, who celebrates on Thursday his name day, received the Grand Mufti of Cyprus Talip Atalay and the UNSG Special Representative for Cyprus Lisa Buttenheim, among

Archbishop hosts mufti in Paphos on visit to holy sites

http://cyprus-mail.com/2014/09/26/archbishop-hosts-mufti-in-paphos-on-visit-to-holy-sites/ “ARCHBISHOP Chrysostomos II on Thursday hosted Turkish Cypriot Mufti Talip Atalay in Paphos, who visited a number of Muslim monuments and prayed with around 100 faithful at the Mouttalos mosque…….”

UN Secretary General’s Special Adviser #EspenBarthEide met with religious leaders who show support for reunification of #Cyprus

“Eide, Special Adviser for UN in Cyprus was met with Supreme Leader at dinner………” http://www.habermonitor.com/en/haber/detay/eide-special-adviser-for-cyprus-in-cyprus-was/467964/ Video from the statements in Greek language: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-3kuEI5WT0 

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