CYPRUS STILL OCCUPIED, STILL DIVIDED

The consequences of Turkey’s military invasion of Cyprus in 1974 constitute, to this day, a sore point in the contemporary history of the island: The military occupation, the forcible division, the violation of human rights, the massive colonization, the cultural destruction, the property usurpation and ethnic segregation imposed since Turkey’s military invasion remain the main characteristics of the status quo on the island. [Read more…]