Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

Briefings and Hearings


CYPRUS’ RELIGIOUS CULTURAL HERITAGE IN PERIL

July 21, 2009 - B-318 Rayburn House Office Building

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Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin Chairman Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Ranking Minority Member Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hon. Mike McIntyre Commissioner Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Dr. Charalampos Chotzakoglou Professor of Byzantine Art and Archaeology Hellenic Open University and Museum of Kykkos Monastery
Dr. Klaus Gallas Art Historian and Byzantine expert  
Ms. Michael Jansen Author of “War and Cultural Heritage: Cyprus after the 1974 Turkish Invasion”  
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