EU provided 2.6 million euros extra fund to the Committee on Missing Persons

European Union (EU) has provided additional funds to the Committee on Missing Persons in order to support their work.

According to the statement of the European Commission, at the beginning of 2015 the European Commission has signed the 7th contribution agreement with the United Nations Development Program and contributed the Committee on Missing Persons in Cyprus with 2.6 million Euros extra.

In the statement it is specified that more than 2 million euros have been transferred for use, and the additional funds are to highlight that the European Union will continue its determination on supporting the Committee.