Famgusta, light of hope

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tsetzar on February 4, 2012

•1960: Turks and Greeks established "Republic of Cyprus" •1963: Greeks expelled Turks from administration. •1963: Greek Cypriots started applying ethnic cleansing to Turkish Cypriots. •1963: United Nations Peace Force (UNFICYP) came island to protect Turkish Cypriots.

•1964: UN Secretary-General Report (10 September 1964, S/5950): 103 Turkish Cypriot villages in South Cyprus were destroyed by Greek Cypriots.

•1963-1974: UNFICYP did NOT succeed to protect Turkish Cypriots in a very small island in 11 years. GREEK CYPRUS destroyed all of the 103 TURKISH CYPRUS villages from 1963 to 1974 in South Cyprus. Greekofication of South Cyprus was completed.

•1974: Greeks tried to annex the Cyprus island to Greece. •1974: Turkey gave lesson to all who needed.

•Maraş is in TURKISH CYPRUS, and will be populated by Turkish Cypriots. Turkofication of North Cyprus will be completed soon as well.

•Czekoslovakia = Czek + Slovakia

•Serbia-Montenegro = Serbia + Montenegro (even the same race and religion!)

•Cyprus = Turkish Cyprus + Greek Cyprus (Since 1963!)

longdistancer on February 20, 2012

Interesting point of view, of course its Turkish point:)

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