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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 expects a bigger turnout of Turkish Cypriots than the last Euro parliament elections in 2014 when only some 2,000 Turkish Cypriot had voted.
"We [Turkish Cypriots] want to reach a comprehensive and sustainable settlement in Cyprus no later than 2014," states a report published this month by the Turkish Cypriot Chamber of Commerce (KKTO), titled "Turkish Cypriots and the EU."
The main reason for the failure is that the Greek Cypriots refuse to share power with the Turkish Cypriots.
According to Cyprus police data, within the first five months of the year crossings by Greek Cypriots to the Turkish-held north of the island reached 800,608, while Turkish Cypriots going south were 514,654.
In parliament, an official from the attorney-general's office confirmed that to date 85 lawsuits are pending in courts, filed by Turkish Cypriots seeking either outright return of their land in the south or compensation.
The Turkish Cypriots are very optimistic an agreement will be reached, but Greek Cypriot President Anastasiades counsels caution.
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.
The 95,000 Turkish Cypriots aged 18 and over may therefore head directly to the polls.
At every turn, Greek Cypriots have used their EU membership to punish Turkey, notably by trying to torpedo Ankara's accession talks.
A 1998 opinion poll indicated that an estimated 48 percent of Greek Cypriots regularly attended church services, while 49 percent attended only for major religious holidays and ceremonies such as weddings and funerals.
The bus, which was carrying 13 Cypriots, careered off the road that leads to St Catherine's Monastery in south Sinai, the Cypriot ambassador to Egypt, Phaedon Anastasiou, told the private Cypriot TV channel Ant 1.
These histories function for both the Turkish and Greek Cypriots with their own narratives as identity constructions.