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    • JP
    • 27.09.11 | 22:02 (IDT)

    Are you KIDDING me?! Here are some simple facts: -80% of Cypriots are Greek. It was 90% in the 1970s, but since then, Turkey has brought in mainlanders to change the numbers -Greeks lived in Cyprus at least 2000 years before the Turks even existed as a people, let alone colonized the island. -Northern Cyprus is only recognized by Turkey. It is a completely illegitimate, illegal entity. Despite what you tell us about the "Greek troublemakers", the reality is that these problems began when an invader decided to conquer the Greek people rather than to live peacefully next to them. There is no amount of excuses you can give that will change that.

    from the article: Report: Turkish ship explores near Cypriot gas rig
    First published 19:08 27.09.11 | Last updated 19:08 27.09.11
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