Cypriot


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Cypriot

, Cypriote
1. a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Cyprus
2. the dialect of Ancient or Modern Greek spoken in Cyprus
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He points out that Turks talk of the Greek Cypriots as Rum, the previous inhabitants of the Ottoman empire, as opposed to the Yunanli, or mainland Greeks, thereby reducing the validity of the Greek Cypriot ethnic alliance with modern Greece.
Welcoming President Anastasiades to London, the President of the National Federation of Cypriots, Christos Karaolis said: "The progress and rapport that you have developed with the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mr Mustafa Akinci, over the last six months gives us all a sense of cautious optimism that we might soon have a solution that removes the Turkish troops and settlers from the island, respects the human rights of all Cypriots and reunites our beloved island so that all Cypriots, Greek Cypriots, Turkish Cypriots, Maronites, Armenians, Latins, can live and prosper together.
What was important and a novelty for us [Turkish Cypriots] was the fact that [the Greek Cypriot delegation] acknowledged that the current owners can claim rights [over the disputed land] just as much as the [Greek Cypriot] owners," said Burcu.
2008 in order to find a solution to the Cypriot problem, and in a bid to
Nicosia is the principal holdout against a European consensus to support an independent Kosovo, fearing that it would be a precedent for Turkish Cypriot secession.
The ambassador and other embassy officers meet periodically with Greek Cypriot religious authorities regarding specific religious freedom concerns.
However, in Greek Cypriot narratives, as Papadakis points out,</p> <pre> In the first place, the movement [EOKA] is now
The Turkish Cypriot economy has roughly 40 percent of the per capita GDP of the Greek region.
The change in the environment that has occurred recently can be mainly attributed to the tactics of the Greek Cypriot side, at and away from, the negotiating table.
Meanwhile, Greek Cypriot politicians have criticized UN Special Envoy to Cyprus Alexander Downer for meeting with Davutoy-lu on Saturday at the Turkish Embassy in LefkoE-a, where he took the Turkish Cypriots' new proposal to convey to the Greek Cypriot side.
He explained that we should not ignore that the Greek Cypriot properties which are compensated are transferred to the Turkish Government.
TRNC Foreign Minister Huseyin Ozgurgun released a statement and said unilateral oil and natural gas exploration activities of the Greek Cypriot administration were against international laws, "those activities will inevitably have a negative impact on the ongoing negotiation process by escalating tension," he said.