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An Island Divided

February 26th 2011
It’s hard to come to Cyprus and ignore the fact that the island is split in two. On the southern side you have the Greek-Cypriots and on the northern side you have the Turkish- Cypriots, all separated by the so-called Green Line. No there is no physical green line, it’s named so because of a General Young of the British Army who used a green pencil to identify a division of political and socia ... read more
Middle East » Cyprus

Cypriot Flag A former British colony, Cyprus received independence in 1960 following years of resistance to British rule. Tensions between the Greek Cypriot majority and Turkish Cypriot minority came to a head in December 1963, when violence broke out in the capi... ... read more
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Tot: 1.868s; Tpl: 0.011s; cc: 9; qc: 52; dbt: 0.0645s; 52; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 3; ; mem: 6.6mb