Turkish Cypriot anxiety over 4:1 ratio


A report by Turkish daily Hurriyet has brought reactions in the occupied areas in the north about a proposal for a four-to-one ratio between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots in a post solution federal Cyprus.

According to Hurriyet, who also cited a publication by Greek Cypriot daily Politis on the subject, the estimate that dozens of thousands of residents in the north would lose their “citizenship” is not based on facts.

Hurriyet said that according to estimates coming from the Greek Cypriot side, 734,000 Greek Cypriots and 183,000 Turkish Cypriots would remain in federal Cyprus, while up to 100,000 people who call the north their home would have to leave the island.

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  1. Pantis PapaloizouPantis Papaloizou said:

    . Γιατί ανησυχούν; Κάποια δημιουργική ασάφεια, κάποιος ευφημισμός θα επινοηθεί για να βολευτούν όλοι. #cyprus

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