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TCA Marks Anniversary of Cyprus Peace Operation

I’m reblogging this from the website of the Turkish Coalition of America:

July 20, 2017

Today marks the 43rd anniversary of the Turkish peace operation in Cyprus, which took place on July 20, 1974 to protect the lives and liberty of the island’s Turkish community. 460 kata lagi

Propaganda

Exploring Paphos 

sea breeze, crystal blue water the smell of coconuts everything that reminds me of being on holiday. This July me and my boyfriend visited Cyprus and the town of Paphos. 378 kata lagi

Travel

"Δεν ξεχνώ"

Στις 15 Ιουλίου 1974 επιχειρείται στην Κύπρο πραξικόπημα με την υποκίνηση της στρατιωτικής χούντας στην Ελλάδα. Το πραξικόπημα είχε στόχο την ανατροπή του νόμιμου προέδρου της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας αρχιεπισκόπου Μακαρίου.

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05:30, 20th of July, 1974 the sirens sounded, the Turks just invaded Cyprus...

43 years agο, on the early, warm morning of the 20th of July 1974, the sirens sounded. Since then they will sound every year on that day to remind us of 1974. 735 kata lagi

Family

The Quirky Cyprus

It’s been over a month since the last report – am not a serious blogger, and this is more like a diary to help me make sense of the happenings really. 733 kata lagi

Travel

Joseph Holmes

The son of Joseph and Georgina Holmes, Joseph was born in Wolverhampton in 1889. His mother died in 1899, so by 1901 Joseph was living with his widowed father and siblings Edith, William, Daisy and Dora at 261 Bilston Road, Wolverhampton. 129 kata lagi

Men Who Served