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Cypriot President to participate in WW II celebrations
2005-05-04 14:18:04

Nicosia, May 4 (CNA) Cypriot President Tassos Papadopoulos will be in the Russian capital with other world leaders to participate in celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of the Allies' victory in the Second World War.

Government Spokesman Kypros Chrysostomides said the President departs on Sunday, adding that ''it will be a day of commemoration of the millions of victims of Nazism and Fascism and a celebration of the victory for freedom, democracy and human rights''.

President Papadopoulos returns home Tuesday.

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