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Comment: The truth about truth and reconciliation

Comment: The truth about truth and reconciliation

The two leaders have recently made groundbreaking statements about mistakes made on both sides in the past. There has also been debate in the media and in the public about truth and reconciliation in Cyprus. Recent discussions have focused on whether we need a truth commission in Cyprus, and if we do, when that should

Facing Cyprus’ past

Documents from the BritishV archives published in the Turkish Cypriot media confirm that the Turkish Resistance Organisation – TMT is responsible for the murders and attempted murders of a number of leftist Turkish Cypriots in May 1958. In the documents, which are the English translations (by the British Sovereign Base Headquarters) of a number of