The Greek Cypriot Administration has agreed to extradite a terrorist PKK member to Germany on the situation that he’s not handed over to Türkiye and serves a possible sentence given by a German court docket in Greek Cyprus, Anadolu Company (AA) reported Wednesday.
The Larnaca district court docket dominated that the terrorist, recognized as 49-year-old Kenan Ayaz, can be extradited to Germany.
Michalis Papathanasiou, the president of the district court docket in Larnaca, famous that in keeping with proof offered earlier than the court docket, no proof means that Ayaz can be extradited to Türkiye from Germany.
The PKK terrorist has been residing in Greek Cyprus since 2013, and was arrested at Larnaca Airport as he was heading to Sweden to see relations final month.
The Greek Cypriot administration beforehand got here underneath fireplace for embracing terrorism by internet hosting the PKK’s Syrian offshoot YPG’s workplace.
The Greek Cypriot administration allowed the YPG terrorist group’s so-called political wing, the PYD, a Syrian affiliate of the PKK terrorist group, to open a consultant workplace in Nicosia (Lefkoşa).
Greece has lengthy been accused of being a favourite hideout for terrorists from the DHKP-C and PKK. These fleeing Türkiye have taken shelter in refugee camps in Lavrion close to Athens underneath the guise of being asylum-seekers, particularly within the Nineteen Eighties. Regardless of the closure of Lavrion in 2013 amid stress from Türkiye, Greece continues to be the first vacation spot for DHKP-C terrorists.