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Cyprus / Turks, Greeks #32397

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 18, 1974
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(Studio) In London, Turkish Prime Min. Ecevit charges Greece beginning invasion of Cyprus.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(London, England) Refugees arrive from Cyprus and give accts. of Cyprus coup. United States and British heads meet to discuss matter with Turkish leaders Undersecretary State Joseph Sisco representatives US. [Turkish Prime Min. Bulent ECEVIT - says Turkey has to consider Greek regime moving onto Cyprus. Suggests time running out for talks.]
REPORTER: George Watson

(Studio) United Nations Security Council members consult privately on resolution urging peace in Cyprus and recognition of existing treaties; resolution doesn't demand return of Archbishop Makarios to Cyprus.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(New York) [MAKARIOS - wants United Nations to help restore Cyprus to former state of independence. States United States government not involved in overthrow of Cyprus government]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Reporter(s):
Smith, Howard K.;
Tucker, Lem;
Watson, George
Duration:
00:03:30

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