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Cyprus / Mass Grave / Raids / Meeting #236263

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 02, 1974
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(Studio) Town near Famagusta scene of man's inhumanity.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Maratha, Cyprus) 70 or more Turkish-Cypriots buried in garbage dump. School teacher related story of shooting. [TEACHER - describes shooting.] Women weep. Turks say Greeks took 11 male prisoners. [MAN - says mother and sister dead. Doesn't know where father is.] Greeks in nearby town talk of Turkish raid. Men taken and old couple shot to death. Greeks move out supplies from town.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

(Studio) Turkish-Cypriot leader, Rauf Denktash, cancels meeting with Cyprus President Glafkos Clerides due to incident at Maratha.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Quint, Bert

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