Cypriot Population

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Languages Of Northern Cyprus - History
... gained independence from British rule in August 1960, after both Greek and Turkish Cypriots agreed to respectively abandon plans for enosis (union with Greece) and taksim (Tur ... three years, tensions between the Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots in administrative affairs began to show ... Turkey and the Turkish Cypriots rejected the proposed amendments as an attempt to settle constitutional disputes in favour of the Greek Cypriots and as a means of demoting Turkish status from ...
Modern History Of Cyprus - Proposed Union With Greece
... of Cyprus presented a referendum according to which around 97% of the Greek Cypriot population wanted the union ... Led by Archbishop Makarios, the Greek Cypriot demand for enosis emerged with new force in the 1950s, when Greece began to accord it support on the international scene ... This attempt to win world support alerted Turkey and alarmed the Turkish Cypriots ...
Cyprus - Demographics
... It has traditionally been accepted that Greek Cypriots form up to 80%, Turkish Cypriots 18% (not including Turkish settlers), and Christian minorities (including ... According to the first population census after the declaration of independence, carried out in December 1960 and covering the entire island, Cyprus had a total population of 573,566 of whom 442 ... Nevertheless, the Greek Cypriots conducted one in 1973, without the Turkish Cypriot populace ...

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