Press Releases

Feb 11, 2008
(Nicosia, 11.02.2008) - The anthropologists and geneticists working on the CMP Project on the Exhumation, Identification and Return of Remains of Missing Persons in Cyprus notified the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) of 12 new identifications. All the families concerned have been...
Jan 15, 2008
(Nicosia, 15.01.2008) - The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) will pursue its project on the Exhumation, Identification and Return of Remains of Missing Persons in 2008 thanks to the generous contributions received to date from its donors. Exhumations are being carried out island-wide by...
Dec 10, 2007
Nicosia, 10 December 2007 - The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) is pleased to announce the launch of its website (www.cmp cyprus.org). The purpose of this website is to facilitate access to information concerning the CMP and its Project on the Exhumation, Identification and Return of...
Dec 04, 2007
(Nicosia, 04.12.2007) - The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) wishes to express its gratitude to the government of Ireland for its second donation of EUR 50,000 in a year made in favour of the CMP Project on the Exhumation, Identification and Return of Remains of Missing Persons in...
Oct 24, 2007
The Australian Government will donate AU$10,000 to the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP). This will contribute to the CMP project on the exhumation, identification and return of remains of missing persons, which was launched in August 2006. The Australian Special Envoy for Cyprus, the...
May 11, 2015
Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Ewa Klamt is visiting Cyprus from the 1st to the 4th of October 2007, following her appointment by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) as Member responsible for following the development on the "Missing...
Jun 02, 2007
Following a lengthy and thorough scientific process, the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) has been informed of the positive identification of 28 missing persons by the two laboratories involved - the Laboratory of Forensic Genetics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics and...
May 04, 2007
The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus wishes to express its gratitude to the government of the Netherlands for its generous donation of EUR 250,000 announced on the occasion of the Queen’s Day by the Dutch Ambassador in Cyprus. This donation will help the CMP pursue its project on the...
Apr 03, 2007
The Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) has launched the genetic identification phase of its Project on the Exhumation, Identification and Return of Remains of missing individuals. A team of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot geneticists are involved in this work which is being carried out...
Mar 07, 2007
In relation with the numerous articles published in recent days regarding the disappearance of Christakis Georgiou, the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus (CMP) wishes to reiterate its commitment to following-up on and investigating any information throwing new light on the fate of missing...

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