Over a thousand individuals gathered in Nicosia to demand a ceasefire in Gaza and an end to violence against Palestinians, urging adherence to international law and UN resolutions. The protest, organized by the Cyprus Peace Council and other groups, aimed to show solidarity with Palestinians and call for peace and justice in Cyprus.
The march in Nicosia on Sunday at 3pm is a powerful display of unity, calling for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and urgent humanitarian aid, while upholding international law and showing solidarity towards the Palestinian people. Cyprus, known for its longstanding advocacy for peace and justice, aims to extend a hand of practical solidarity and adhere to international norms in their pursuit for global peace.
The government of Cyprus is committed to reinvigorating peace efforts by resuming negotiations for a bicommunal, bizonal federation, emphasizing political equality. The nation pays tribute to Kyriakos Matsis, a hero of the Eoka movement, and looks forward to a peaceful future with the support of the European Union.