Constitution of Cyprus (excerpts)


Article 28 [Equality, No Discrimination]

1. All persons are equal before the law, the administration and justice and are
entitled to equal protection thereof and treatment thereby.

2. Every person shall enjoy all the rights and liberties provided for in this
Constitution without any direct or indirect discrimination against any person on
the ground of his community, race, religion, language, sex, political
or other convictions, national or social descent, birth, colour, wealth, social class,
or on any ground whatsoever, unless there is express provision to the contrary in
this Constitution.

3. No citizen shall be entitled to use or enjoy any privilege of any title of nobility or
of social distinction within the territorial limits of the Republic.

4. No title or nobility or other social distinction shall be conferred by or recognised
in the Republic.