AHEPA Marks Somber 40th Anniversary o...

AHEPA Marks Somber 40th Anniversary of Invasion, Occupation of Cyprus

There are 4 comments on the Tony Phyrillas story from Jul 20, 2014, titled AHEPA Marks Somber 40th Anniversary of Invasion, Occupation of Cyprus. In it, Tony Phyrillas reports that:

AHEPA Calls for Removal of Turkish Troops from Cyprus; Movement on Confidence-Building Measures WASHINGTON, DC - Supreme President Anthony Kouzounis issued the following statement on the 40th anniversary of the illegal invasion and subsequent occupation of the Republic of Cyprus by Turkey that occurred July 20, 1974: "Today we ask, 'How long?' as ... (more)

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greek

Clementon, NJ

#1 Jul 21, 2014
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkish_Revenge_...
Turkish NAZIs
Hitler had his Brownshirts
Turkey has its revenge Brigade
Ottoman

Los Angeles, CA

#2 Jul 21, 2014
Cyprus was part of the Ottoman Empire so how can it be an illegal invation and Turkey calls on the US to condemn itself for uttering such a foolish question .
greek

Clementon, NJ

#3 Jul 21, 2014
Ottoman wrote:
Cyprus was part of the Ottoman Empire so how can it be an illegal invation and Turkey calls on the US to condemn itself for uttering such a foolish question .
Sultan gave administration duties and the collection of taxes to the Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch
Turkey never cared about Cyprus except for the taxes it brought in
1878 leased Cyprus to the British for protection against the Russians
After declaring its neutrality in 1914 and bombing of Russia ports in violation of their own neutrality
Learn your own history
Cyprus became an independent country in 1960 member of UN and the EU
Cyprus would be better off without Guranter Powers Like Greece Turkey and Great Britain
greek

Clementon, NJ

#4 Jul 21, 2014
Ottoman wrote:
Cyprus was part of the Ottoman Empire so how can it be an illegal invation and Turkey calls on the US to condemn itself for uttering such a foolish question .
Phillipines was once part of the American Empire
Makes as much sense
Phillipines is now an independent country

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