Although we were unable to find a host family for the Cyprus Friendship Program teens this summer, the club’s Peace Committee continued to support the program’s efforts. Below is a recent update:
We in the Cyprus Friendship Program are happy to see a growing groundswell of citizens seeking a peaceful solution to the divide in Cyprus. Peace talks have begun again and the leaders of both sides are publicly inspiring hope. On Saturday, May 23rd, the two leaders were followed by large crowds as they walked freely back and forth across the neutral zone and through the streets of both sides of Nicosia….