Lobby for Cyprus is a non-party-political human rights organisation campaigning for a reunited Cyprus.
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01 July 2009
Where time stood still: the occupied north of Cyprus


Greek Cypriots who have visited their homes and lands in the occupied north are shocked and outraged at the wanton systematic destruction of the heritage of the uprooted Greek Cypriot inhabitants. While Turkey aspires to join the EU it is evident that it has nothing but contempt for the rich European culture and history of Cyprus.

 

Outrageous scene: part of a Greek Orthodox grave from Eptakomi has been removed and used as a picnic table five miles away, at Neros tou Philitou, Eptakomi. This desecration occurred between May 2008 and June 2009