noon. It is sponsored by the “International Committee of Solidarity with Cyprus” and the opening session will be addressed by Pres- ident Kyprianou. A gath- ering will be heid at the Nicosia municipal theatre on Saturday evening. Speaking at a press conference, the general secretary of the Commi- tee, Mrs Evgenia Kiranova of Bulgaria said the par- ticipants included mem- bers of participants included members of par- liament, trade union lead- ers and representatives of various mass organisa- tions. She said the alm of the Committee was to canvass support for the implementation of the UN resolutions on Cyprus. The Nicosia meeting is Cyprus solidarity conference today More than 150 delegates from 60 countries and 15 international organisations are taking part in a three-day “international conference of solid- arity with Cyprus” opening in Nicosia this after- taking place on the eve of the UN General Assembly debate on Cyprus and she said: “It will reflect the will of millions of people throughout the world who demand implementation of the UN resolutions, in the interest of the Cypriot people, peace and securi- ty in the region and the whole world”. She said: “The fia- grant contradiction be- tween the tragic situation in Cyprus and the spirit and principles of the Hel- sinki Final Act will also be discussed, as Cyprus is a test case for the European continent”. . | Replying to ques- tions, she said “The Tur- kish propaganda is quite strong in Scandinavian countries.