the minister of Justice Ionas Nicolaou resigned as ”a matter of principle and on the basis of his conscience” in connection with the police revealed that over a case of serial murders of foreign women, where a cypriot armed forces admitted that he has killed seven women and girls.
Nicolaou says that, although he does not have any responsibility for the misses in the police investigation, but that they reflect the police's and society's values ”which are not flattering to any of us”.
during the period of three years, among other things, sought out women via dating sites, and then murdered and dumped them, has sparked popular anger, writes Reuters.
Among other things, accused the police for not having given priority to the investigation on the grounds that it concerned women, and the foreign ones, and in order not to have bothered to investigate the notifications on missing women.
the last three weeks, and three more sought, among other things, two girls, eight and six years old.
" I have informed the president that I will be leaving due to the sensitive political situation. The president accepted my resignation, " says Nicolaou.
Romania is believed to be the first victims, who disappeared in september 2016. The last victim was from the Philippines.
the Police says it will investigate what has gone wrong.