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Cyprus FM official to attend memorial for Srebrenica massacre
2005-07-11 12:05:59

Nicosia, Jul 11 (CNA) -- Cyprus Foreign Ministry Permanent Secretary Sotos Zackheos will attend a memorial dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the massacre of around 8.000 Muslims in and near the Bosnian town of Srebrenica in 1995.

The ceremony will take place at the Potocari cemetery of Bosnia-Herzegovina in the presence of President of Serbia Boris Tadic, President of Croatia Stjepan Mesic, Foreign Minister of Britain Jack Straw, ministers of EU member-states, and former US envoy for Bosnia Richard Holbrooke.

During his visit Zackheos will hold meetings with Bosnian officials during which bilateral and regional issues will be discussed, an official press release says.

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