Events that took place in Aphania village on the evening of May 26th, 1956

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Title

Events that took place in Aphania village on the evening of May 26th, 1956

Alternative Title

Events happened in Aphania village yesterday evening
Dün akşam Afanya köyünde vuku bulan hadiseler

Abstract

One Turk, named Ali Mustafa, has been killed with stones. In Nicosia, crowd of people have gathered in the Ataturk square and in front of the leader of “Kıbrıs Türktür Partisi” (Cyprus is Turkish Party) Dr. Fazıl Küçük’s house, and waited for his return from Aphania. According to the official statement, during the events happened in Aphania, a house and a motorcyle have been burned. 8 Greek villager have been injured and 5 of them hospitalized. Curfew has been announced in the village.

Creator

R.H.

Source

Halkın sesi newspaper

Date

1956-05-27

Relation

Item #23: "Aphania clashes, 26 May 1956" (see other items cited there)

Language

Turkish

Type

Newspaper article

Identifier

halkin_sesi_1956_05_27_01

Bibliographic Citation

"Dün akşam Afanya köyünde vuku bulan hadiseler" in Halkın Sesi, May 27, 1956, p.1.

Spatial Coverage

Aphania

Temporal Coverage

26-05-1956

Geolocation

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Date Added
March 28, 2011
Collection
Newspapers: Halkın Sesi
Item Type
Document
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Citation
R.H., “Events that took place in Aphania village on the evening of May 26th, 1956,” Cyprus Critical History Archive: Reconsidering the culture of violence in Cyprus, 1955-64, accessed July 22, 2017, http://ccha-ahdr.info/items/show/25.
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