The United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (Unficyp) has taken prompt action to address buffer zone intrusions, preventing further violations by Turkish soldiers. They have managed unauthorized installations in an unoccupied building, removed a rotating camera and antenna, and maintain dialogue with both sides to uphold the peace agreement in the tense region.
tensions in the buffer zone
The buffer zone around Ayios Dhometios is currently peaceful after alleged incursions by Turkish Cypriot forces. United Nations peacekeeping force in Cyprus (Unficyp) is closely monitoring the situation and engaging in discussions with Turkish Cypriot authorities to prevent tension escalation and maintain the status quo.
The Cyprus government has taken an unwavering stance on the construction agreements in Pyla Village. Government Spokesman Konstantinos Letymbiotis confirmed that all construction will proceed as initially agreed upon, emphasizing the commitment to peace, stability, and progress in the region despite recent tensions.