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    DISY President Annita Dimitriou presented the Nicosia ballot for the elections

    DISY announcement for Nicosia provincial gathering – “It's a real shame that some of us allow ourselves to become a vehicle for ELAM's political practices”

    Media in an atmosphere of optimism and enthusiasm, the first provincial gathering of the Democratic Alarm was held tonight in the province of Nicosia, during which the candidates were presented party for the European and Local Government elections. However, at the same time, the President of the party sent her own messages and spoke of a war that the party is accepting in order to weaken and lose the lead.

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    “It is a real shame that some of us allow ourselves to become a vehicle for the political practices of ELAM strong>or to fall into the trap of exploitation, which essentially favors and serves only AKEL“, said the Speaker of the Parliament and President of DISY, Annita Dimitriou, in her speech.

    < p>Among other things, he said that “right now the Democratic Alarm, our Faction, is facing a merciless war, an unprecedented war.” The fire is coordinated and coming from all sides, to hit “our house”. To destroy everything that we have achieved through hard work and effort. Everything that with so many sacrifices we founded and built together, for so many years, together with our world. Together with our executives”.

    Also Mrs. Annita Dimitriouin her speech at the gathering she sent the message that we must work collectively to win the battle of the dual election contests next June. He indicated that everyone must work collectively, with synergies and mutual support, in order to bring the best results for our citizens and fellow citizens. To thoseinvested in weakening the Democratic Alarm, we should vigorously oppose our principles and values, to defend our “family” as he said.

    The position that the double elections in June are not just a struggle for power for DISY, but the defining moment that will give the party the power to highlight its vision, principles and values, expressed the party's President Annita Dimitriou presenting on Friday evening at the Nicosia Provincial Assembly the DISY candidate for the Nicosia Municipalities and School Ephories for the elections of June 9.

    The candidate Mayors of the occupied Famagusta and Kythrea municipalities were also presented at the event.

    Indicating that DISY has a plan and a strategy and that it does not stay idle in the face of challenges but rolls up its sleeves by taking action, Annita Dimitriou said that the faction proceeds “with rationality and without impracticable populist outbursts, according to AKEL's favorite tactics, which endanger the state's finances”, something, as he explained, which is the alarming difference of the Democratic Alarm.

    The President of DISY spoke about the achievements of the party such as the extension of fuel and electricity subsidies due to the difficult conditions, the submission of a plan to support accompanying patients abroad, the inclusion in the budget of a €1 million fund for the start of operations of the Cancer Institute, the abolition of the annual company fee of €350, the reduction of the tax on the interest received from 30% to 17%, the extension of maternity leave to 22 weeks and the tabling of the targeted law proposal on family tax-free income so that to support families with middle incomes, who pay disproportionately high taxes, and he assured that this is how DISY will continue, reiterating that the stake is not just another electoral contest but the confirmation of the party's dynamic intervention.

    He then noted that DISY has no other choice on June 9, but to respond with victory. “We owe it first and foremost to you, to this wonderful proud world that always stands by us. But also to the great legacy we inherited,” he said.

    He then referred to “a merciless war” that DISY is accepting, “an unprecedented war” with “fires being coordinated” from all sides, in order to hit our house, as he said. “To destroy everything that we have achieved through hard work and effort. Everything that with so many sacrifices we founded and built together, for so many years, together with our world. Together with our executives” he said.

    “A war with deceitful means and with the ultimate goal of losing the lead! Let's weaken! Through a rigged current of catching votes from the extreme right, to the left”, he added.

    “And it is a real shame that some of us allow ourselves to become a vehicle for the political practices of ELAM or to fall into the trap of exploitation, which essentially favors and serves only AKEL“, he noted.

    The President of DISY said that against the plans of undermining and those who want to diminish the Democratic Alarm so that they feel bigger, DISY and its people must strongly oppose their principles and values ​​and defend ” their” family.

    “The Democratic Alarm is ONE, the one you the older ones founded and we the younger ones carry the burden of its history. It has neither replicas nor offshoots. And no genuine Alarmist should allow himself, not even a second of hesitation,” said Ms. Dimitriou, indicating that “in this battle, our vote is our strongest weapon!” and calling on all officers and voters of DISY to fight together with all their strength to counter the multiple attacks that DISY receives.

    “So let's answer that we will move forward, we will move forward yes with vision and determination, to develop our cities in the new era, to upgrade our infrastructure, to improve our services and service, to protect those in need, to develop the local economy, to highlight our identity and culture” he said, adding that “some have miscalculated if they think that we will allow ourselves to go back, to the era of bankruptcy, unreliability, horizontal costless policies, stagnation and social groceries” .

    “Victory and only victory!” stated the President of the party, indicating that this will be the only answer to those who do not want DISY as the first force and believe that they can seize and break the Democratic Alarm.

    In her speech, Annita Dimitriou did not fail to admit that mistakes were made and there were failures, stating however that “the things that separated us or hurt us… are really very small compared to what unites us and we cannot dwell on them, especially in front of in the great battle that we have to win and in the face of the attacks that we have to counter”.

    “And this is a battle that, despite the lies, can only be won with unity and unity” he explained, mentioning that the DISY has the strongest team, with the best and the best, to achieve the double election bet!

    The President of DISY also referred to the reform of TA, saying that TA, for the reform of which DISY laid the foundations, the time has come to leave the papers and be transformed into action.

    He also mentioned that the reforms, no matter how emblematic they are, gain meaning, become flesh and blood, only when those people with the grandiose vision, strategic plan and faith undertake to implement them, indicating that the DISY candidates have the ability, to lead their cities, the knowledge to successfully meet the challenge of reform, to take on and manage the new, expanded responsibilities, to lead Nicosia into the green transition and the digital age.

    « They have the political weight and experience to talk at an international level, gather opinions, synthesize and produce results. Our candidates have the credibility that the new beginning needs to gain the trust of the citizens: they guarantee good administration with their ethics, honesty and prestige,” he added.

    He also said that especially Nicosia is a very big stake in this new and modern course as it is the metropolitan Municipality and also the business center, which is called to put the entire reform on track, and create the conditions for clustering to work.< /p>

    “It is our capital, which in 2026 will hold the reins of the Cyprus Presidency in the EU and should be ready to welcome the European leaders. This alone constitutes great political ramifications, of great importance, stated the President of DISY, indicating that DISY must win the Metropolitan Municipality and that it can do so because it has the strongest team.

    “With Konstantinos Iorkatzis, candidate for the newly created institution of the President of the Provincial Self-Government Organization, who has already proven his worth with the work he has done for 12 consecutive years at the helm of the Local Self-Government. An ideal choice to handle the new data resulting from the reform” as he said.

    “With Nikos Tornaritis,as a top and versatile nomination! Because in this crucial political battle for the mayorship of metropolitan Nicosia, we need our most experienced politician. A reliable personality with honesty and ethics, who joins forces, bringing with us DIKO and DIPA. A man who strives throughout his political career to serve the citizens. To build through composition and consensus. A pure candidacy that did not hesitate to enter the fray when asked. A clean candidacy against the covert options of the left, presented and recommended misleadingly under the cloak of supposedly independent choice. A resounding political response, of European scope, against AKEL” as he added.

    “Withn Christos Tsigkicandidate for the mayorship of Strovolos, a choice that established our cooperation with DIPA and is also supported by EDEK. He puts forward his concern and love for the local community, a good connoisseur of Local Government issues, but also a lifelong friend and supporter of the Center's cooperation with the Democratic Alarm.”

    “With Christos Pittaras, already a successful mayor, who is running again in the newly established Municipality of Latsia – Geri. A pioneer of the reform itself, he gathers cross-party support in his person, also due to his productive term at the helm of the Municipality”.

    “With Louka Eleftheriou, in the Municipality of Lakatamia, a candidacy in which renewal itself is reflected in the most dynamic way! Young, self-made, he has distinguished himself with his action in the local community and can bring the new breath”.

    “With Andreas Iosif as a candidate for the Municipality of South Nicosia – Idali.Our renowned executive, with experience in the public sphere and a long-standing interest in the well-intentioned interest of the local community, with key interventions and in his journalistic capacity”.

    “With all our candidates, vice-mayors and municipal councilors , we fight for the first place” concluded the President of DISY, stating that “the Democratic Alarm is here united and strong, protagonist and winner”.

    On his part, Disy Provincial Secretary Nicosia, Aristarchos Aristarchos,addressed a call for support for the DISY candidates while calling on party members and executives to put aside personal bitterness.

    He noted that, although disagreements were expressed during the candidate selection process, the Nicosia District Secretariat is on the side of the leadership and supports the ballot options. He also referred to the elections for the European Parliament, underlining that “DISY has chosen the best team”.

    Short interventions were made by the candidate local rulers.

    Nikos Tornaritis , candidate for Mayor of Nicosiahe said that “it is the biggest challenge of my career”. In the big challenges, he noted, “we join forces, we put the big over the temporary and the small”. this cooperation has a future, because it is based on positions, values, principles, common visions and common policies.

    Loukas Eleftheriou, candidate for Mayor of Lakatamia,called for an overturn of the current situation in the Municipality which is a stronghold of AKEL, saying that “the genuine alarmist world is doing the upheavals”.

    Andreas Iosif, candidate for Mayor of South Nicosia – Idaliou spoke about an effort to transform South Nicosia into a modern area and thanked DISY and EDEK for their support. The problems are common, they have no party color, he said.

    Christos Pittaras, candidate for Mayor of Latsia – Geri, spoke of vision, strategy, perseverance, passion, saying that they are “the main components of success”. We will continue with these, in collaboration with the neighboring Municipality of Geri. The unification is a big bet that should not be lost, he added.

    Marios Zambakidis, candidate for Mayor of Kythrea, spoke of sacred debt and national duty for the Mayors of occupied Municipalities.

    The Andreas Vrachimis, candidate for Mayor of Famagusta,he said that there is today a small window of opportunity that could lead to a big door to the solution of the Cyprus problem. The Municipality of Famagusta can have a role in this effort, he added. The priority, he said, is for Famagusta to come back to the fore, to have the role that the UN resolutions give it indirectly, but not clearly, as a catalyst for the solution of the Cyprus problem.

    Constantinos Yorkatzis, candidate Governor of Nicosia, said that “I am proud because we are leaving the city better than when we received it”. According to him, the creation of the provincial formations in TA is a challenge, but at the same time it becomes an opportunity for unified planning. The role of the Presidents of the Provincial Organizations is not only coordinating, he said, adding that political decisions concerning critical issues will be made.

    The following are the provincial gatherings of the Democratic Alert in the remaining provinces, as follows:

    Larnaca 23/3

    Paphos 27/3

    Kerynia 28/3

    Limes 30/3

    Ammochos 4/4

    Source: cyprustimes.com

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