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A protest by KTOS against Turkey’s policies and practices in Cyprus

A protest by KTOS against Turkey’s policies and practices in Cyprus

  Turkish Cypriot daily Detay newspaper (21.01.16) reports that the Turkish Cypriot Teachers’ Trade Union (KTOS) held yesterday a protest in front of the so-called Turkish embassy in the occupied area of Cyprus in order to condemn Turkey’s implementation projects and practices in the occupied area of Cyprus.  During the protest which was supported by the

A meaningless protest

On November 15, 32 years ago, the Denktash regime unilaterally declared the north an independent state with Turkey’s blessing. Every year since then, people in the south have observed the anniversary by demonstrating against it. In the first few years, huge crowds took part in protests, but more recently the mantle of objecting to the

Various protests held against Erdogan’s visit in Cyprus

  Under the title: “Shock protest against Erdogan”, Turkish Cypriot daily Afrika newspaper (21.07.15) reports that the illegal visit of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the occupied area of Cyprus on the occasion of the anniversary of the “20th of July” has been marked with various protests. According to the paper, in the morning,

Police tried to prevent demonstrators to form reunification human chain

Scuffles broke out between police and protestors at the Lokmaci crossing border during an event organised by the United Cyprus – Bicommunal Peace Initiative. Amongst the initiative was the KTOS Teachers Union. Scuffles broke out between police and protestors at the Lokmaci crossing border during an event organised by the United Cyprus – Bicommunal Peace

Episodes during protest

Source 35-33 Three protestors from Conscientious Objection Initiative were oppressed by the Police during the military parade in North.Conscientious objection activists Rahme Veziroğlu, Hazal Yolga and Halil Karapaşaoğlu were detained by the police in the toilets at the ground floor of the Atatürk Stadium stands while they were holding a closed banner saying “Our duty is

British Cypriots protest illegal regime in occupied Cyprus

  Published by: Parikiaki http://www.parikiaki.com/2014/11/british-cypriots-protest-illegal-regime-in-occupied-cyprus/  Hundreds of British Cypriots picketed the Turkish embassy in central London on Saturday afternoon voicing their condemnation of the illegal regime in occupied Cyprus, on the 31st anniversary of its unilateral declaration. The protest was organised by the National Federation of Cypriots in the UK, whose leaders handed in resolutions

Protests against UDI and call for cooperation and peaceful co-existence

Published by: Cyprus Mailhttp://cyprus-mail.com/2014/11/15/flags-coffee-and-protests-against-udi/ DOWNTOWN Nicosia was flooded with high school students yesterday morning, as they were released from school in order to participate in the protests marking the anniversary of the 1983 Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) of the breakaway regime in the north. Chanting slogans and holding Greek and the Cyprus flags, students

Greek Cypriot Students condemn occupation & call for reunification of Cyprus

Hundreds of Greek Cypriot students took part in demonstrations in Nicosia and other towns on Friday against the occupation regime on the 31st anniversary of UDI. Holding banners reading “Together United” and “Cyprus will never fall” secondary school students took to the streets in the morning to take part in the demonstration.  President of the

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