CFA and the International Coordinating Committee “Justice for Cyprus” Holds Memorial Service Commemorating July 20th

The Cyprus Federation of America and the International Coordinating Committee “Justice for Cyprus” held a Memorial Service on Sunday, July 18th commemorating the July 20th, 1974 Invasion of Cyprus by Turkey.   The service was held at St. Catherine’s Church in Astoria, New York and officated by His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios.  Many dignitaries attended including H.E. Aglaia Balta, Consul General of Greece, The Honorable Koula Sophianou, Consul General of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Panicos Papanicolaou, Cyprus Federation President, Mr. Philip Christopher, President of the International Coordinating Committee “Justice for Cyprus” (Pseka), The Honorable Michael Giannaris, Ms. Aravella Simota, Mr. Nikos Mouyiaris, Executive Vice President of Pancyprian, Mr. Andreas Comodromos, Chairman of the Cyprus U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Members of the CFA Executive Committe, and Presidents of Member Organizations.   Speeches and remembrances were made at the coffee reception that was hosted by CFA and PSEKA.  Many events will be held in Washington, D.C. from July 20th through July 23.

Photo Credited: Dimitris Panagos