Cyprus 2007

Cyprus 2007

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Yearbook 2007 Cyprus. On March 9, Cypriot authorities demolished the concrete wall that had divided the capital of Nicosia since the Turkish invasion of the island in 1974. EU Enlargement Commissioner Olli Rehn called the demolition "brave". Foreign Minister Giorgio Lillikas called on the Turkish Cypriot side to respond to the outcry, saying that the transition between both parts of the city would not be open to the public until Turkey had withdrawn its soldiers from the area. According to abbreviationfinder: CY is the 2-letter acronym for the country of Cyprus. According to CountryAAH, Nicosia is the capital city of Cyprus. The largest party in the country's governing tripartite government, the Communist Workers Progress Party (AKEL), left the government on July 10 since the party's government partner, the Democratic Party…
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