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when 1963 and 1974 never happened

when 1963 and 1974 never happened

By Valentine Stavrou In Maths class, Ismet is upset because she likes George who likes Maria who likes Nicole who likes Hassan who likes the teacher. In Lit, we laugh at Romeo who loved Juliet to death because no death comes out of love and why die if you love, if you have found the

52 years since “Bloody Christmas”. The spark came on 21 of December 1963

1963 is still a historical minefield By Elias Hazou THE FANATICS won: that’s the view shared by a growing number of modern historians and researchers on the outbreak of inter-communal violence on the island exactly 50 years ago. Mutual distrust was aided and abetted by false-flag operations and disinformation on both sides. Perhaps the only

[Video] – Birds of a Feather – stories from a conflict zone

On the south-eastern edge of Europe, two communities remain divided on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, playing host to one of the longest UN peacekeeping missions. This documentary looks at the contrasting personal memories formed on a post-conflict space after decades of physical separation. The well-oiled narratives of each community’s official histories have left little

The Sorrow of a Photo

  The photo of Nevcihan Oluşum –the wife of Hüseyin Niyazi Hasan who was martyred during the Gaziveren Resistance in 1963 and which has gone down in history as the photo of sorrow became the storyline for a documentary. The premier of a documentary entitled “the Sorrow of a Photo” which was jointly produced by

Sener Levent:We still not find out who committed the “crime of the bathroom”

Writing in his column in Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika newspaper (04.01.15), Sener Levent continues a series of articles regarding the murder of the wife and the three children of a Turkish army major in a house at Kumsal area of Nicosia in [December] 1963. Levent reports that we have not been able to definitely find

Eroğlu slams Anastasiades

President Derviş Eroğlu evaluated the statements made by the Greek Cypriot leader Nikos Anastasiadis, who returned to the island after undergoing heart surgery in New York, as extremely grave and worrisome. According to a written statement issued by the Presidency, President Derviş Eroğlu criticised the accusations made by the Greek Cypriot leader that the Turkish

Legal history of the Cypriot Problem video

The Legal aspect of the Cypriot Issue [with english subtitles]

A short description and analysis of the rise and fall of the Cypriot republic from a legal/constitutional perspective. [Greek]. Μια σύντομη περιγραφή και ανάλυση της δημιουργίας και διάλυσης της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας απο μία νομική/συνταγματική οπτική γωνία.