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Cyprus Crisis #32450

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 22, 1974
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(Studio) Cease-fire on Cyprus seems to be taking hold. Both Greece and Turkey agreed to stop fighting, but some fighting conts. Fighting ctrs. around Nicosia, Cyprus, today.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Cyprus) Turkish forces and Turkish Cypriots gather forces against Cypriot Greeks. This reporter talks with volunteer of Turkish force. Move toward capital seems stymied; perhaps negotiations will stop further bloodshed.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

(Studio) United States Navy evacuates 350 Americans from Cyprus; group of Lebanese also evacuated. Large number of newsmen and tourists trapped in hotel in Nicosia when fighting began.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Nicosia, Cyprus) Most forced to sleep in hallways; mortar attack hits very near hotel, but no one hurt. United Nations convinces both sides to declare cease-fire in area surrounding hotel; hotel evacuated.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

Brown, Hilary;
Cioffi, Lou;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.

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