SOTIRA: On Sunday the National Memorial of the Fallen and Missing

Annual religious commemoration of the Fallen Heroes and Call to ascertain the fate of the Missing Saviors during the Turkish Invasion of 1974

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The Municipality of Sotira and the Committee of Relatives of the Fallen and Missing Savior invite you to the annual religious memorial of the Fallen Heroes and to the Prayer to determine the fate of the Missing of the Savior during the Turkish Invasion of 1974 to be held on Sunday, July 31, 2022: 9 00 a.m. at the Holy Temple of the Resurrection in Sotira.

A commemorative speech will be delivered by the Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Mr. Yiannis Karousos.

There will be a memorial service and a prayer for finding the Missing and Laying of Wreaths at the Sotiras Memorial to the Fallen and Missing (near the EOKA Memorial Museum) at 9:30 am.

It will be preceded by a march of the Sotiras Commando Reserves from the chapel of Agia Thekla at 7:30 am. to the Monument to the Fallen and Missing Saviors where there will be a burning of incense.

Instead of wreaths, contributions will be made to the Committee of Relatives of the Fallen and Missing Savior.

For reasons of economy of time and protocol, following a decision of the Culture Committee, wreaths are deposited only by the host Municipality, the Official Guest, the Local Government Authorities, the Security Forces (Army, Police, Fire Brigade), the Sotiras Church, the Sotiras Schools, the Committee of Relatives of the Fallen and Missing Savior and from a representative of the parliamentary parties.