A Turk requested permission from the Turkish Prime Minister to lead an expeditionary force to Cyprus and slaughter the Greek Cypriots.

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A Turk requested permission from the Turkish Prime Minister to lead an expeditionary force to Cyprus and slaughter the Greek Cypriots.

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Άφεριμ... Ένας αιμοχαρής Τούρκος ζητεί άδειαν να... σφάξη όλους τους Έλληνας της Κύπρου.
Well done! A bloodthirsty Turk requests permission to... slaughter all the Greeks of Cyprus.

Abstract

Ali Çavuş, a Turk who has fought against the Greeks during the Turkish War of Independence, has requested from the Turkish Prime Minister, Adnan Menderes, permission to lead an expeditionary force to Cyprus. He vowed to kill more Greeks than he had killed in Asia Minor and to take hold of the whole island.

Creator

A.H.

Source

Ελευθερία/Eleftheria newspaper

Date

1958-01-05

Language

Greek

Type

Newspaper article

Identifier

eleftheria_1955_01_05_01_a

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August 5, 2011
Collection
Newspapers: Ελευθερία/Eleftheria
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Citation
A.H., “A Turk requested permission from the Turkish Prime Minister to lead an expeditionary force to Cyprus and slaughter the Greek Cypriots.,” Cyprus Critical History Archive: Reconsidering the culture of violence in Cyprus, 1955-64, accessed December 11, 2017, http://ccha-ahdr.info/items/show/32.
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