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Cyprus News Agency: News in English, 08-12-13

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From: The Cyprus News Agency at <http://www.cyna.org.cy>


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  • [01] PRESIDENT PAPADOPOULOS DEATH
  • [02] GREEK PM - PAPADOPOULOS` FUNERAL

  • [01] PRESIDENT PAPADOPOULOS DEATH

    President of the Republic of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias, has expressed deep sorrow for the death of former Cypriot President Tassos Papadoulos, who passed away Friday. "I would like to express my deep sorrow and the sorrow of all the people of Cyprus for the loss of former President of the Republic Tassos Papadopoulos, President Christofias said.

    Noting that Tassos Papadopoulos has devoted his whole life to matters concerning the society since he was young, President Christofias said that the former President took part in the national struggle of the people of Cyprus for independence and played a leading role in the Republics affairs, as Minister who served from various posts, as interlocutor and a very close collaborator of the late Archbishop Makarios III.

    The Cypriot President talked about the "close friendship" he enjoyed with Tassos Papadopoulos saying: "we cooperated, we fought together for the cause of Cyprus", expressing his "deep appreciation for the man who left".

    President Christofias expressed his condolences to the family and the people of Cyprus, noting that Tassos Papadopoulos will remain in history as one of the leaders of the modern history of our country.

    [02] GREEK PM - PAPADOPOULOS` FUNERAL

    Greek Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis will be arriving in Cyprus on Monday to attend the funeral of former President of the Republic Tassos Papadopoulos, who passed away on Friday, at the age of 74, after a long struggle with lung cancer.

    Karamanlis will be accompanied by Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Dora Bakoyiannis, according to a press release issued by the Prime Minister`s office.


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