Public pays respect to Demetris Christofias! (pics & video)

Christofias repose is at PEO headquarters in Nicosia!

Members of the public will pay their respects on Tuesday to Cyprus former President Demetris Christofias who passed away at 72 years of age after suffering from severe breathing problems.

Christofias’ casket, which was draped with the flags of the Republic of Cyprus and PEO trade union, was brought to PEO headquarters on Tuesday morning, where it will remain from 9am until 3pm.

The former Presidents funeral will take place today at 5pm at the Holy Church of God’s Wisdom in Strovolos, Nicosia. After the funeral ceremony Christofias will be taken to his last resting place in Makedonitissa cemetary for the burial.