Greek Cypriot members at Technical Committee on Culture announced

Greek Cypriot members at Technical Committee on Culture announced

The leaders of the two communities in Cyprus, President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, who held a meeting today, exchanged the names of the people in the technical committee on culture, agreed upon in their last meeting this month.

An official press release announced the names of the Greek Cypriot members at the Committee, who are Androulla Vasiliou, Yiannis Toumazis, Alexandra Galanou, Kostas Kosta, Prodromos Prodromou, Nandia Karayianni, Pavlos Paraskevas and Stelios Georgiades.

Cyprus was divided in 1974 when Turkey invaded and occupied its northern third. This was the second meeting between Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci since the resumption of UN backed talks for the reunification of the island under a federal roof on May 15.

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ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY