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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We have always emphasized beginning that while any decisions on the Island's common resources, should include the Turkish Cypriots. The Greek Cypriot side rejected the cooperation proposals offered by the Turkish Cypriot authorities in 2011 and 2012.
Taking into consideration monthly averages, Greek Cypriot crossings are expected to reach a record 1.9 million, almost double that of 2018.
Although, she added, it did not mean that the courts would rule in favour of the Turkish Cypriot applicants.
Ultimately, Turkey and its client the Turkish Cypriots will lose patience with the Greek Cypriot method of negotiation, and north Cyprus will become a province of the Republic of Turkey.
UN Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide, who is acting as a mediator in the peace talks between Turkish Cypriots and Greek Cypriots over the unification of the ethnically divided island, told reporters recently that both sides had agreed that individual property rights prior to the island's division will be respected, following a meeting between Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akyncy and Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades on Thursday.
Andrew Duff (ALDE, UK), member of the EP's Committee on Constitutional Affairs (AFCO), notes that this is an opportunity for Turkish Cypriot citizens who wish to express their views by voting.
Turkish troops occupied the northern third of the island, guarding the Turkish Cypriot community, about 20 percent of the total population.
Members of Jehovah's Witnesses are exempt from active military duty; however, they are legally required to complete an alternative military service and perform reservist duty in the Greek Cypriot National Guard.
SEVEN Cypriot tourists were killed when the bus they were travelling in blew a front tyre on a mountain road in Egypt and crashed in a ravine yesterday, police said.
As Yiannis Papadakis has demonstrated in Perceptions of History and Collective Identity: A Comparison of Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Perspectives, the official Greek Cypriot narrative focuses on the period of 1955-1960 and 1974, while the official Turkish Cypriot narrative focuses on the events of 1963-1967.
Greek Cypriots control the only internationally recognized government; in November 1983 Turkish Cypriot "President" Rauf Denktash declared independence and the formation of a "Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus," which is recognized only by Turkey; both sides publicly support a settlement based on a federation (Greek Cypriot position) or confederation (Turkish Cypriot position)