October 23, 2018

Archives for January 2000

Statement by the Representative of Cyprus Mr. Prodromos Vasileiou to the 20th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names

1. Introduction:

1.1  The island of Cyprus was created many millions of years ago, in the depths of a great ocean, the remnants of which constitute the Mediterranean, the Caspian and the Black Sea. [Read more…]

Former Cypriot Ambassador appointed as Special Rapporteur for Iraq

In late December 1999, former Cypriot Ambassador Andreas Mavrommatis has been appointed by the Commission for Human Rights as Special Rapporteur for Iraq, with the mandate to prepare a report on the violation of human rights in the country that will include suggestions for tackling the issue. [Read more…]