Cameroonian political asylum seeker refused to return to South Cyprus due to violation of human rights


It has been reported that a Cameroonian refugee who has escaped from South Cyprus due to bad treatment asked for political asylum from Belgium and after Belgium’s decision to send her back to South Cyprus she   refused to return due to  violation of human rights.

Greek Cypriot Alithia newspaper reported that Cameroonian political asylum seeker said  she was brought to South Cyprus with certain promises however she was forced to prostitution and arrested and assaulted by the police  and there was no translator to enable her to communicate with anyone while she was under arrest.

The newspaper also reported  that Greek Cypriot Ombudsman Eliza Savvidu expressed her concern over the image of  South Cyprus   in the international community regarding  human rights issues.

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