Deaths from 1.4.1955

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Title

Deaths from 1.4.1955

Alternative Title

Αι Απώλειαι από 1.4.1955
Deaths from 1.4.1955

Subject

The many faces and logic of violence: exploring non-ethnic conflict-related violence in Cyprus, 1955-64

Abstract

According to official announcements from the beginning of EOKA's uprising, April 1st 1955, until 7.30 last night the following incidents were recorded.

Fifty-five soldiers were killed and one hundred and ninety-five were injured. Twenty-four policemen and ninety-two civilians were killed, sixty policemen and one hundred and twenty civilians were injured. Also twelve people were killed and seventy one people were accidental casualties. During inter-communal trouble four were murdered and thirty injured.

During this period five hundred and sixty-four big bombs and four hundred and fifty-one smiler ones were thrown while only four hundred and eighteen exploded.

Creator

O.S.

Source

Ελευθερία/Eleftheria newspaper

Date

1956-10-30

Language

Greek

Type

Newspaper article

Identifier

elefteria_1956_10_30_01

Bibliographic Citation

"Αι Απώλειαι από 1.4.1955", Ελευθερία, 30 Οctober, 1956, p. 1.

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Date Added
June 5, 2012
Collection
Newspapers: Ελευθερία/Eleftheria
Item Type
Document
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Citation
O.S., “Deaths from 1.4.1955,” Cyprus Critical History Archive: Reconsidering the culture of violence in Cyprus, 1955-64, accessed August 19, 2017, http://ccha-ahdr.info/items/show/261.
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