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Greek Forces / Makarios #30012

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 06, 1974
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(Studio) Greece puts armed forces on precautionary alert because of threat by radical Greeks on life of Archbishop Makarios. Makarios to return to Cyprus tomorrow to resume presidency. On Cyprus, Turkish leader says Turkish forces to take no further military action on Makarios' return.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Nicosia, Cyprus) On eve of return of Makarios, imprisoned Greek Cypriots given choice to leave or salvage ransacked homes; most decide to leave Cyprus. Turkish Cypriots already establish themselves in hses. abandoned by Greek Cypriots 6 mos. ago. Greek shops gradually being taken over by Turks. [Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf DENKTASH - knows what Makarios thinking with regard to Cyprus problem. Makarios' ideas very narrow-minded about Cyprus problem.] Makarios returns to totally different Cyprus.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

Brown, Hilary;
Reasoner, Harry

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