Symbols of Reconciliation in Kyrenia

Posted on 2013/05/09 by



Update 8/5
It took 39 years…but at last the church was ready. For years both Turkish and Greek Cypriot Kyrenians were dreaming of the reunion with plenty of Kyrenian spirit and humor! The date was chosen and everyone worked hard from both sides……and suddenly the denial!!! so painful and disappointment as deep as the Kyrenian blue sea. Perhaps a lesson for both sides….we have to try much harder, will do!! Glafkos Kariolou
A reconciliation vesper is programmed to take place in the city of Kyrenia next 6th of May 2013. Embraced as an opportunity for citizen-led initiative to reconcile with neighbors and neighborhoods in the ever pending wait for a return from exile.
glafkos kariolou mayor of the municipality of Kyrenia in ExileGlafkos Kariolou (pictured left), is current mayor of the city of Kyrenia in exile and has subscribed to the idea supported by it’s citizens.
The petition comes at a timely moment at the end of the term of…

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