Bloody Christmas 1963

Today marks the 57th anniversary of ‘Bloody Christmas’ and the fall of the Republic of Cyprus. This post is quite heavy with information so please use it as an upload you can come back to and note down information

We would also like to say Rest in Peace to the following  

• Civilians killed within BOTH communities 
• The dozens of women & children slaughtered in the massacre of Omorphita
• The 21 Turkish Cypriot patients murdered in the Nicosia Hospital
• The 21 Turkish Cypriots tortured, killed and buried in the mass grave at Ayios Vasillios