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Preventing Covid-19 while continuing humanitarian deliveries “a key priority”, UNFICYP Spokesman tells CNA
CNA - Antonios Gkildakis - CYPRUS/Nicosia 27/03/2020 14:01


Preventing the spread of Covid-19 while continuing humanitarian deliveries is a key priority for the UN peacekeeping force, UNFICYP Spokesman, Aleem Siddique, told CNA.
 
He was asked to comment on the disruption of food deliveries to enclaved Greek Cypriots living in villages, in the Turkish-occupied Karpas peninsula, in the northeastern tip of Cyprus, due to measures imposed by the Turkish Cypriot side aiming to prevent the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19).
 
“We take the concerns of the affected individuals living in the north extremely seriously.

(CNA)

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