He is quite right to point out that the EOKA
emergency in Cyprus didn't start until 1955.
7) What the British Government need was clear proof that Makarios was actually connected to EOKA
The British believed that Archbishop Makarios was deeply involved in EOKA
and deported him to 'an unknown destination', which turned out to be the Seychelles, along with a bishop, a priest and the editor of a nationalist newspaper.
Lt Col Manuel also laid wreaths at the graves of two other Welsh soldiers whose remains are buried there: Private James Gould, 22 of The Welch Regiment who was also killed in the EOKA
campaign and another private, JT Northcote, 19 of the South Wales Borderers who died in 1947 from injuries he suffered during World War II.
The documents also show that soldiers chasing EOKA
members also took retaliatory measures against citizens.
Not only has Grivas' handwriting been identified by a graphologist and a number of captured terrorists, but the diaries contain such a complete and detailed account of the build-up of EOKA
that no one but Grivas--whom Athens has identified as Dighenis--could have written them.
veterans are being represented by KJ Conroy & Co Solicitors, a Birmingham-based law firm.
Referring to the photographic exhibition, which is part of the general exhibition, Stephanou noted that through the photographic images people may reflect on the historic path and realize "how we reached here" and "what we did wrong to end up in the double crime in 1974 of the treacherous, fascist coup d'etat of the Athens junta and EOKA
B', and of the Turkish invasion that followed".
I served for 11 years in the Army and later served two years in Cyprus during the EOKA
uprising, but I mention this only to let you know that I may have a legitimate claim to have an opinion on this delicate subject.
Grivas wrote a letter which he entered in his fourth diary as having been sent to "Gen" in which he repeated that he was ready and in which he asked for a final confirmation of the date on which EOKA
operations were to be started.
In which former British colony did the EOKA
movement engage in guerrilla warfare during the 1950s?
Jewish terrorist organisations set the post-war pattern for the bomb and the bullet rather than the ballot box, techniques followed by the IRA, EOKA
, ETA and the PLO.