What’s in a name? Perdikis protests name change in north

What’s in a name? Perdikis protests name change in north

THE head of the Greens party George Perdikis on Thursday maintained that his appreciation of the work done by the bi-communal technical committee on cultural heritage did not change, despite his complaint about the change into Turkish of some geographical names in the occupied areas mentioned in a booklet.

The committee’s booklet, which is distributed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), was slammed by the national geographical names standardisation committee, which ruled it is illegal because next to the Greek names of some villages where the committee has restored monuments, the Turkish names given by the occupation army are printed.

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One Comment;

  1. Ali TuncayAli Tuncay said:

    Are the Greek Cypriot authorities going to change Ledra Street to its original name which was Hacı Durmus Street?

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