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Famagusta, TRNC

A visit to Cyprus in 2014 also raised the prospect of seeing its Turkish side, so after some hastily stamped “visas” obtained in Nicosia, Famagusta and its unique area of Varosha were just a short ride away. 99 more words


Mosaics, Flowers, Churches, Frescoes, Wine, Antiquities, Lefkara Lace and Cheese in Cyprus

The people are friendly and strong and their faces showed so much character as Cyprus has existed for 10,000 years and it is still glorious, triving and beautiful today. 1,068 more words

We must spy because of Turks, ISIS, says outgoing Cyprus spy chief

The head of the main intelligence agency of the island state of Cyprus has resigned after an invoice leaked online showed that the agency made several purchases of controversial surveillance software. 440 more words

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Chapter Nine: Candlelight (Mersin-10, Turkey)


         I often write by candle light. Power cuts have become more frequent. Mosquitoes come through my windows in the evenings as I try to read. 870 more words

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Crackling Thistles

 Chapter Six: Crackling Thistles

 October l992:

The dry thistles in the fields around my house pop and crackle as the fire takes them. Accumulated dry weeds are being burned off the fields. 2,233 more words

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Chapter Five: Famagusta

 Famagusta: Sept. 21, l992:

          Overnight to Silifke and Tasucu by bus from Ankara. Sometime after midnight, the bus blows a back tire. A tremendous explosion and smoke and dust fills the bus. 2,695 more words

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