IDENTIFICATIONS(a regularly updated page featuring those whose remains have been discovered):
February 2019: Panayiotis Mayia from Kythrea
Kyriacos Yiannou from Lysi.
Adamos Adamou from Sotira.
January 2019: Theoharis Theoharous from Angastina, Andreas Kyriacou from Makrasyka.
Andreas Poullaides from Vatili, Panayiotis Xanthou from Trahoni Kythreas.
Constantinos Papapavlou from Athienou.
Lambros Demetriou from Voni.
December 2018: Georgios Pafitis from Assia, Andreas Karoulla from Stylloi, Georgios Hadjichristodoulou from Angastina, Andreas Zisimos from Ammohostos, Georgios Antoniades from Arminou.
October 2018: Costas Kapros from Trachoni, Kythreas, Moniatis Vrioni from Souni, Lemesou.
June 2018: Marikkou Kipri from Exo Metohi, Georgios Maouris from Ammohostos, Giannakos Mela from N. Horio Kythreas, Varnavas Antoniou from Trahoni Kythreas.
May 2018: Alkis-Stavros Taliadorou from Lefkosia, Nikolas Michalou from N.Horio Kythreas, Koullis Kyriakou from N. Horio Kythreas
April 2018: Theodoros Tsiakkouli, Kyriacos Tzirkas from E. Metohi, Demetrios Spyrou from Eptakomi, Theoharis Kimis from Tsakistra, Antonios Theodoulou from Tymbou.
March 2018: Kyriakos Kalatha from Avgorou.
February 2018: Georgios Papalambrides from Greece, Georgios Kakoutsas, Solon Solomi, Pavlos Solomi from Komi Kebir, Eleftherios Milioti from Pyrga Ammohostou, Ioannis Skalistis, Andreas Christou from Lefkosia, Christodoulos Hadjichristodoulou from K. Zodhia, Vasilis Yiannaka, Michael Shialouna from Eptakomi, Christina Nicolaou from Troulli, Demetrios Xenofontos from Tricomo.
January 2018: Costas Kyriakou from Mitsero.
Yiasoumis Kavalierou from Komi Kebir.
Nicholas Yiannakopoulos, Eleftherios Anthis, Manousos Triantafyllides from Greece, Yianakis Psaltis from Aradippou.
Theofanis Antoni from Neo Horio Kythreas.
Chralambos Maratheftis from Vasilia, Papachristoforos Karageorgi from Davlos.
December 2017: Petros Georgiou from Palekythro, Yiannis Gavriel from Afania, Michael Apostolides from Kythrea, Sotiris Georgiou from Trahonas.
November 2017: Michael Michael from Strovolos, Andreas Pafitis from Trahonas, Christakis Petrou from Xylotymbou, Neophytos Chiratos from Pelendri. Antonios Apostolou from Livadhia, Michael Savva from Lymbia, Loucas Adamou from Ay. Dometios, Andreas Panayi from Mitsero.
Demetrios Tzyrkaka, Costas Papoutsi from Ag. Varvara, Iakovos Papantoniou from Trahonas.
October 2017: Errikos Stylianolpoulos from Lemesos, Georgios Pahoullaras from Lythrodontas.
Kyriacos Georgiou from Mia Milia, Georgios Loizou from Ammohostos, Georgios Pilatou from Avgorou.
Haralambos Fantaros from Kampos, Menelaos Menelaou from Drymou, Yiasoumis Markou from Frenaros, Alexandros Papachristoforou from Lefkosia, Panayiotis Loizou from Assia, Christakis Efseviou from Trahonas.
September 2017: Kyriacos Aristodemou from Strovolos, Soterios Panayi from Lapathos, Theodoros Tsomallouri from Frenaros. Kyriacos Nearchou from At. Demetrianos.
Stavros Mousoullou from Xylophagou, Costas Kallistratou from Agridaki, Kyriacos Psyllou from Paralimni, Evagoras Tyrimou from Avgorou.
Kyriacos Kamilaris from Trikomo, Georgios Michael from Trahonas, Georgios Argyrou from Ag. Sergios, Panayiotis Hadjigeorgiou, Andreas Christofides from Lefkosia, Costas Katalanou from Ag. Epiphanios, Costas Fassia from Troulli, Anastasia Asprou from Eptakomi, Andreas Alexandrou from Stylli, Stelios Pericleous from Fini, Pavlos Pavlou from Xylotymbou, Eleftherios Kouzapas from Lymbia, Savvas Symeou from Aglanzia, Andreas Stylianou from Paralimni, Andreas Lambrides from Ag. Georgios Kerynias, Christos Georgiou from Dromolaxia, Athanasios Athanasiou from Lemesos, Eraclis Agathogleous from Ag. Tyhonas.
July 2017: Antonios Efthymiou from Dali, Ioannis Tsangari from Dimes, Georgios Georgiou from Larnaka.
June 2017: Ibrahim Nidai and Sevket Kadir from Lapithos, Ramadam Ahmet from K. Arodhes.
May 2017: Epifanios Spyrou from Lefkoniko.
Michael Kyprianou from Yeroskipou, Demetrios Anamisi from Trikomo.
Neophytos Neophytou from Gypsou, Savvas Stylianou from Kaimakli, Simos Symeou from Lapathos.
April 2017: Panayiotis Achilleos from P. Zodia. Loucas Ttandiri from Tymbou, Stylianos Constanti from Argaka, Sotiris Prokopiou from Kyperounda.
March 2017: Markos Pitti from Dali, Sotiris Kolovos from Hartzia.
January 2017: Vasilios Kolias from Marathovounos, Emilios Evdokiou from Afania, Andreas Angeli from Ammohostos, Kyiakos Foti and Theodoulos Theodoulou from Palekythro, Athanasios Karageorgos, Argyrios Sini, Ioannis Constantopoulos, Georgios Hamouriotakis, Ioannis Papadopoulos, Constantinos Brothemas, Haralambos Karangounis, Georgios Zervomanolis and Vasilios Triandis from Greece, Georgios Malehas, Anastasia Maleha, Paraskevou Haralambous, Maria Parpa and Nicholas Parpa from Troulli, Costas Papadopoulos from Kaimakli, Costakis Artymatas from Paralimni.
Elias Christodoulou from Strovolos, Eleftherios Ioannides from Pallouriotissa.
Andreas Ioannou from Lemesos.
Stelios Petrou from Derynia, Iason Mantilas from Marathovounos, Yiannis Kountouri, Georgios Demetriou, Antonakis Antoniou from Strongylos, Kyriacos Therapontos, Theodoulos Theodoulou from N. Chorio Kythreas, Georgios Athanasi from Karmi.
December 2016: Tasos Kyriacou from Agios Dometios, Eleftherios Zanth from Menico.
Panayiotis Hadjipanayiotou from Polystipo, Kyriacos Agroti from Agros.
Christoforos Kaimakamis from Kyrenia.
November 2016: Savvas, Stavros, Loizos, Andreas and Georgios Poirazi from Strongylos, Yiannis Petrides from N. Chorio Kythreas, Christakis Papaioannou from Kambia, Georgios Mythillos from Mia Milia, Grigorios Nicolaou from Vatili, Nikolaos Kkaila from Kokkinotrimithia, Panayiotis Panayiotou from Alona.
October 2016: Christallou Apostolou from Exo Metohi.
September 2016: Epifanios Nicola from Vitsada.
Panayiota Antoniou and Chrysi Antoniou from Lefkonico, Andreas Petrou from E.Metohi.
Kyriacos Strati and Maritsa Dimitroudi from Dikomo.
August 2016 - Christos Kyratzis from Ag. Amvrosios.
July 2016 - Christofis Loizou from Arnadi.
Costas Ioannou from Kyrenia, Chrysostomos Siokkos from Lefkonico, Stylianos Kalpourtzis from Thessaloniki, Kyriacos Psaras from Koma tou Yialou.
June 2016 - Christakis Georgiou from Karmi, Nicos Kyriacou from Ammohostos.
Costas Kokotas from Paleosophos.
April 2016 - Petros Petrou from Nicosia.
Andreas Michael from Exo Metohi.
Cleanthis Fintiklis from Lefkosia.
March 2016 - Themis Demetriades from Varosi, Savvas Savvides from Dali.
Petros Ioannou from Lymbia.
February 2016 - Constantinos Afxenti from Aheritou, Michael and Loizos Loizou from Goufes, Costakis Christoforou from K. Dikomo.
Kyriacos Demetriou from Kaimakli, Costakis Hadjiantoni from Vatili.
Antonis Polydorou from Xylotymbou.
January 2016 - Andreas Sergiou from Koma tou Yialou.
Ioannis Demetriou from Ay. Georgios Kerynias, Loizos Karafylli from Koma tou Yialou.
Chrysanthos Theodi from Ag, Georgios Kerynias, Costakis Savva from P. Dikomo.
December 2015 - Adonis Christoforou from Dasaki Achnas, Chrysostomos Nicolaou from K. Kepir, Antonios Nicolaou from Lefkosia, Georgios Panteli from Dherynia.
November 2015 - Michael Panayides from Prodromos.
Panayiotis Karaoli from Lythrodonta.
Demetrios Christodoulou from Kythrea.
Nephytos Demosthenous from Lemesos.
Fivos Pavlides from Evryhou, Lambros Vardakis from Dasaki Achnas.
October 2015 - Michalakis Koumi from Ammohostos, Andreas Tsangari from Filia.
Nikos Kamilaris from Lythrodondas.
Savvas Mallekides from Ayios Ioannis Agrou, Lefkos Pillatzis from Kato Zodia.
Georgios Economides from Voni, Petros Petrou from Mitsero.
August 2015: Michael Pekris from Vatili.
June 2015: Demetrakis Therapi from Larnaka, Costas Constantinou from Kaimakli.
May 2015: Andreas Andreou from Styllous, Marios Ioannou from Kakopetria, Panayiotis Panayi from Marathovouno, Antonis Papaioannou from Lefkosia, Michael Christodoulou from Pentayia. Costas Costa from Avgorou, Andreas Markides from Lefkonico, Loucas Tsolakis from Frenaros. Georgios Gourounia from Paralimni.
March 2015: Georgios Demetriou from Xylotymbou.
February 2015: Georgios Poyiadgi from Larnaka, Loizos Avraam from Koma tou Yialou, Yiannis georgiou and Christodoulos Christodoulou from Ammohostos, Sotiris and Georgios Nicolaou from Kyrenia, Kyriacos Hadjisotiri from Komi Kebir, Soterios Franzeskou from Lefkonico. Andreas Perasitis from Palekythro.
Iacovos Yiakoumettis from Peristerona, Christakis Alexandrou and Andreas Kyprianou from Lefkosia, Georgios Filippou from Trikomo, Loukas Demetriou from Lymbia, Loukas Yianni and Nikos Papayianni from K. Dikomo, Lionos erotokritou and Iakovos nicolaou from Ammohostos, Petros Velousi and Vasilis Paraskevopoulos from Lefkoniko, Andreas Papayianni from Marathovounos, Andreas Charalambous from Kyrenia, Alexandros Vourka from Fteryha, Savvas Christodoulou from Karmi, Costas Efstathiou from Ag. Georgios.
Theodoros Savva from Lymbia, Anastasios Perdios from Ormidhia, Nikos Psara from Paralimni, Kyriacos Kkolos from Achna.
Vasos Vasiliou, Michael Flamoudioti, Charalambos Yiorgouni, Chrysostomos Kazamia, Hadjikyriacos Kokkini, Antonis Diarkou, Lambros Pieri, Yiannos Yiannou, Yiannis Kalli, Georgios Fori, Christos Ttofa, Michael Christoudia, Kleanthis Christoforou, Constantis Stratoura, Frangopoullos Kkisi, Michael Michael, Georgios Hadjikoutsou,
Christos Kouppa, Andreas Kongoni, Elias Hadjigavriel, Christakis Hadjichristoudia, Kyriacos Hadjichristoudia, Panayis Tsitsiou, Andreas Christoukkou,Andreas Skourou, Diomedes Hadjiconstanti, Kyriacos Kkinni, Christos Papanicoloaou all from Assia, Andreas Ioannou, Savvas Leandrou, Andreas Tziambou from N. Chorio Kythreas, Hadjikyriacos Hadjiyianni from Kythrea, Andreas Sotiriou from Angastina.
Stylianos & Andreas Pratsis, Kyriacos & Yiakoumis Kkoutis, Christos Tsikouris from Assia, Panayiotis Tourourou from Palekythro.
Kyriacos Yettimis from Lefkosia, Anastasis Pitta from Ag. Ioanni Agrou, Panayiotis Hadjipanteli from Lefkoniko.
Andreas Orthodoxou from Trikomo, Nikos Nicolaou from Alambra.
Panayiotis Stylianou from Pano Deftera, Nikolas Nicolaou from Gastria.
Michalakis Georgiou from Ammohostos, Andreas Charalambous from Piyenia, Andreas Varnava, Georgios Skoulias from Lymbia, Michalakis Katsarou from Trikomo.
Costas Assiotis and Constantis Voskou and from Assia, Andreas Savva, Pantelis Nikiforou and Stylianos Kyriacou from Alambra, Nikolas Photi from N. Chorio Kythreas.
Sofoklis Zervos from N. Chorio Kythreas, Andreas Hadjichristodoulou from Alambra, Demetrios Demetriades from Deftera.
Kyriacos Menicou from N. Chorio Kythreas, Savvas Kyriacou from Akaki, Panayis Paskas, Georgios Patera, David Photi, Antonis Hadjiantoni, Michael Tampi, Antonios Tampi, Georgios Hadjittofi, Ttofis Hadjittofi, Michael Hadjidaniel, Demetris Kostrikki all from Assia, Andreas Plarkos from Livadhia, Andreas Antoniades from Tremedousia.
Also Costas Moustakas and Dimitrios Kambouris from Assia, Antonis Argyrou from Neo Chorio Kythreas, Vasilis Milikouris from Palekythro, Georgios Tanteles from N. Chorio Kythreas.
Savvas Theodorou from Arediou, Andreas Petrou from Mitsero, Panayiotis Daniel from Anogyra, Andreas Larkou from Lysi, Klitos Zeniou from Peristerona Ammohostou.
Marios Christodoulou from Lefkosia, Sotiris Ioanni from Ag. Dometio.
July 2014 - Georgios Kantonis from Ayios Sergios and Philippos Pantazi from Ammohostos.
June 2014 - Marikkou Yiakoumi from Peristeronopygi, Constantis Kokkinovoukkos from Kontea, Kyriakou Frangou from Ammohostos, Christos Lipertos from Voni, Yiannakis Liasi from Yialousa.
Savvas Sioumma and Matheos Papamichael both from Assia, Adamos Zevlari from Kythrea, Evangelos Evripidou from Ayios Dometios, Christos Giorgi from Neo Chorio Kythreas, Michael Kokotsis from Syrianochori, Andrteas Artemiou from Strovolos, Andreas Kyriacou from Mitsero, Petros Yiorgakouthiou from Pano Dicomo, Panagiotis Katsidiaris from Katokopia, Loizos Tsangarides from Kyrenia., Michael Groutas from Dali.
May 2014 - Vassos Vasiliou and Kyprianos Yiakoumi from Assia, Athanasis Michael from Malounda, Michalakis Constantinou from Larnaka, Demos Ioannou and Andreas Nistikou from Voni.
April 2014 - Apostlos Ttofa from Assia.
March 2014 - Haralambos Potamitis from Morphou
January 2014 - Christos Chrysostomou from Lefkosia.
December 2013 - Costas Constantinou from Evrichou, Costas Savva from Ay. Dometios and Demetrios Neophytou from Salamiou.
November 2013 - Georgios Orphanou from Tymbou and Michalis Tourapi from Tseri.
October 2013 - Antonakis, Georgios, Yiannakis, Nikos and 11 year old Yiorgos Englezou and Artemis Frangopoulos all from Ashia.
September 2013 - Costas Zachariades and Andreas Zachariades (father and son) from Kythrea.
August 2013 - Antonios Panteli from Sotera.
June/July 2013 - Yiannis Mbakka from Genagra, Antonakis Efstathiou from Stylli, Panayiotis Psatha from Arnadi.
May 2013 - Costis Attas, Haralambos Attas, Xenis Rousou, Ioannis Yeropapas, Antonios Yeropapas, Panayis Spyrou all from Lysi.
Aristides Panayiotou from Amargeti, Christodoulos Tylliros from Kaimakli, Stelios Christoforou from Lefkosia,
Georgios Georgiou from Kathikas, Costas Valanides from Agridia, Evangelos Epaminonda from Lefkosia.
Nicolas Kyriacou from Strovolos, Irododos Savva from Tsada. Themiostoclis Drakou from Kambos, Marios Kalari from Pallouriotissa, Paris Christofi, Haralambos Vasiliou, Marios Panayides from Lemesos, Andreas Hadjiloizou from Ammohostos, Andreas Kouroufexis from Palehori.
Antonis Loulloudi from Lemessos, Demetris Savvide from Ammohostos, Constantinos Parpa from Strovolo, Marios Hadjisavva from Aglantzia, Themistoclis Theodosiou from Trahoni Kythreas, Savvas Chrysanthou from Lemessos, Christos Pavlou from Liopetri.
April 2013 - The following identifications were announced.
Costakis Yerolemou from Limmasol, Nikos Cosma from Ormidhia, Soterios Georgiou from Kalopsida and Nikos Pericleous from Dali.
March 2013 - The identifications of Panayiotis Hadjikalli from Ay. Epiktitos, Chrystallou K. Savva from Trahoni Kythreas and Andreas S. Kontos from Neo Chorio Kythreas have been announced.
February 2013 - the following identifications were announced: Georgios Georgiou from Aphania, Demetrios Ioannou from Latsia and Demetrios Sergiou from Ay. Georgios Kerynias.
January 2013 - the following identifications were announced: That of Panayioti Aspri, Savva Yiorgalli, Gavriel Ioannou, Kyriakou Karantoki, Andrea Orphanou and Soteri Pampoulou all from Aphania and that of Antoni Kkafa from Assia and Iakovou Pitta from Angastina.
Dec 2012 - The first identification from the Bosnian laboratory has just been announced.
It is that of Constantinou Neophytou from Assia.
The identification of Christou Georgatzi from Kythrea was announced in October 2012.
The following identifications were announced in Sept 2012: Alexandrou and Andrea Germanou, Panayioti Kattou, Charalambou Constantinou, Emiliou Miltiadous, Costa Nikita, Kyriakou Ellina, Georgiou Nicola all from Kyrenia, Costa Constantinou from Lapithos, Andrea Apostolou and Nikou Panayiotou from Lythrodonta and Costa Constantinou from Ormidhia.
The following identifications were announced in July 2012. Alexandrou and Andrea Germanou, Panayioti Kattou, Charalambou Constantinou, Emiliou Miltiadous, Costa Nikita, Kyriakou Ellina, Georgiou Nicola all from Kyrenia and Costa Constantinou from Lapithos.
The following identifications were announced in March 2012: Michael and Marias Maronitou from Neo Chorio Kythreas.
The following identifications were announced in December 2011: Themis Vlami from Voni, Andreas Savva from Dora, Christos Christides from Kythrea and Kyriacos Christou from Kato Dherynia.
The following identifications were announced in November 2011: Georgios Pitta from Ashia.
The following identifications were announced in September and October 2011: Nikou Koulouma from Kythrea, Ioanni Savvides from Lefkosia, Savva Christoforou from Lefkosia and Christou Thoma from Voni.
The following identifications were announced in July 2011: Christos Christou from Ayia Napa, Christakis Sofroniou from Pigi, Antonios Georgiou from Nicosia, Vassos Michael from Piroi, Christodoulos Maouzis from Voukolida, Andreas Orphanides, Chrysanthos Chrysanthou & Therapon Zenonos from Lythrodondas, Leonidas Leonidou from Ashia, Kyriacos Antoniou from Ay. Marina Skyllouras, Chrystallou Koukou & Areti Avraam from Mia Milia and Christodoulos Scoutari from Angastina.
July 2011: There were 13 identifications since last September. That of Maria A. Christodoulou from Sysclipos and those of Costa Psara from Bella Pais, Stavrou Hadjinicolaou from Agia Varvara, Nicosia, Kyriacou Stylianou from Pachna and Georgiou Moustaka from Kyrenia, Charalambos Andreou from Ikos Marathasas, Constantinos Ashikalli from Kaimakli, Michael Michael and Costas Kyriacou both from Kyrenia. Papaepifanios Ioanni from Angastina, Evelthon Ioannides from Neo Livadi Morphou and Costas kourris from Mia Milia.
Eleven more were identified in late September 2010. They are: Eleftherios Constantinou from Lefkosia, Agathangelos Angeli from Latsia, Marios Fysentzides from Lefkosia, Yiannis Zouvanis from Vrysoulles, Georgios Mavromatis from Kalo Chorio Lefkas, Nicos Christodoulou from Lefkosia, Charalambos Theologou from Filia, Costakis Pamis from Kyra, Nicos Efthymiou from Kapouti, Sofoklis Ignatiou from Lapithos and Christoforos Christoforou from Potami Morphou.
In early September 2010 six identified remains were handed over to their relatives for proper burial. Those identified were: Eleftherios Georgiou from Aradhippou, Christakis Antona from Larnaka, Andreas Savopoulos from Famagusta, Panayiotis Photiou from Vasili Ammochostou, Costas Photiou from Piyi and Michalakis Sideras from Famagusta.
Eleven more were identified this August, 2010. Stelios E. Christou from Aradippou, Lefteris G. Avraam from Livadhia, Adamos P. Adamou from Xylotymbou, Stelios A. Antoniou from Kyperounta, Georgios G. Yianni from Makrasyka, Ioanni M. Yiannikou from Nicosia , Michalakis A. Theodoulou from Famagusta, Eleftherios Georgiou from Aradhippou, Christakis Antona from Larnaka, Andreas Savopoullos from Famagusta and Panayiotis Photiou from Vasili- Famagusta.
In early June 2010 eight more identified remains were handed over to their relatives for proper burial. They are those of: Argyros Achillea from Pano Deftera, Krinos Elia from Pigenia, Neophytos Kyriacou from Myrtou, Nicolaos Mbarris from Karmi, Stelios Stylianou from Kokkinotrymithia, Nicos Christodoulou from Mia Milia, Stephanos Kyriacou from Peyia and Iacovos Hadjipaschali from Tricomo.
In May 2010 we had another ten identifications. Those of: G. Georgiou from Ay. Amvrosios, S. Yiatrou from E. Metohi, I. Ioannou from Kalogrea, L. Koukkoulis from Sotira, V. Menelaou from Ay. Demetrios, Ch. Mina from P. Orinis, N. Michael from Lythrangomi, L. Serghi from Kyrenia, Ch. Stylianou from Myrtou and S. Vasili from Rizokarpasso.
One has a close relative in the UK. Letter has been sent.
A further five were also announced in late March 2010 and they are: Nikodemos Charalambous from Klirou, Andreas Hadjichristodoulou from Lapithos, Andreas Pilavas from Nicosia, Andreas Theodorou from Malounda and Georgios Georgiou from Koma tou Yialou.
They do not appear to have any close relatives in the UK.
Eleven more identifications have been announced in March 2010. They are: Erotokritos K. Galini from Klirou, Isidoros Isidorou frm Ormidhia, Costas Gregoriou from Lapithos, Prodromos Georgiou from Kythrea, Andreas Michaelides from Kaimakli, Soteris Hadjichristou from Kythrea, Stylianos and Theodoros Makrides from Anayia, Costaskis Iakovides from Lapithos, Costas Kyriacou from Peristerona and Stelios Andreou from Anayia.
They do not appear to have any close relatives in the UK.
In February 2010 the following 5 identifications were announced. They are: Panayiotis Anastasiou from Sotira Famagusta, Christodfoulos Antoniou from Pelendri, Savvas Aristodemou from Drymou, Nicholas Nicholaou from Pera Orinis and Michael Petrou from Ora. They do not appear to have any close relatives in the UK.
In November 2009 three more identifications took place. They were those of Fivos Christofi from Aglanzia, Costas Kapsokartis from Tseri and Michalakis Anastasiou from Famagusta. All three were found in a mass grave in Lapithos. They do not seem to have any close relatives in the UK.
Further to the five soldiers identified from the well at Tziaos, we now have seven more identifications from the same well. These are: Georgios Papageorgiou and Andreas Stavraki from Voni, Nicos Agapiou and Theofylactos Kyriakides from Lythrodontas, Andreas Apostolou from Livadhia, Georgios Michael from Larnaca and Haritos Haritou from Politiko.
The remains of Andreas Vyras from Kythrea, Georgios Charalambous from Nicosia, Andreas Constantinou from Tseri, Demetrios Panayi from Alaminos, Andreas Kymisi from Kythrea, Antonis Aspri from Latsia and Christakis Nikodemou from Ay. Georgios Kyrenias, were also identified. From our records the above identified do not seem to have any close relatives in the UK.
Five more soldiers were identified and their relatives informed. They are the five that made headlines in the news, when photos and video of their capture by the Turkish army, were screened. The hopes of their relatives that these five might still be alive as they were seen taken alive on video and photos, were dashed! They were executed in cold blood and their bodies found in a well with 19 other Missing persons in the village of Tziaos. They are Antonakis Korellis from Kythrea, Panayiotis Nicolaou from Exo Metohi, Ioannis Papayiannis from Neon Chorion Kythreas, Christoforos Skordis from Dali and Philippos Hadjikyriakou from Famagusta. If this is not proof of war crimes by the Turkish army, executing POWs, then what is?
Perhaps The Rt Hon David Miliband of our Foreign Office can give us the answer.
From our records, the identified do not seem to have any close relatives in the UK.
There have been thirteen more identifications in April – May 09 and the relatives have been informed. Five of them were members of the Souppouri family killed by Turkish soldiers in the village of Palekythro. They were not included in the list of the Missing, as it was known that they were killed. The other eight remains were of soldiers and civilians. The funerals of most of them have taken place. From our records we do not seem to have any close relatives of the identified Missing in the UK.
January 2009 - The remains of two more of our Missing have been identified and handed over to their relatives for proper burial.
They are those of Erineos A. Louca from Ayios Sergios, Famagusta and Yiangos M. Mama from Kalon Chorio Lefkas.
It is expected that more identified remains will be handed over to their relatives soon.