Basketball Game: “Sports Give Peace a Chance”

  • September 28, 2020
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Cyprus Youth Council, Peace Players Cyprus, The Catholic Maronite Youth and CASA-Kıbrıs Alternatif Sporlar Derneği organised a basketball game yesterday (27/09/20) in the framework of the European Week of Sport 2020.

The game took place at Ledra Palace hotel’s basketball court at 17:30, with the support of the Cyprus Sports Association.

The purpose of the game was the promotion of coexistence and peace between all young Cypriots from all the communities of Cyprus.

With the game, the organisers wanted to send the message that sports have the power to inspire and unite people, by breaking down social, religious and racial barriers that create all forms of discrimination.