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Cyprus Coup #477742

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 16, 1974
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(Studio) Deposed president of Cyprus, Archbishop Makarios, flies to Malta in British plane. Makarios claims he's true ruler. Fighting conts. between army and resistance forces loyal to Makarios. Fighting could escalate to war between Greece and Turkey. Turkish army threatens intervention in Cyprus within 24 hrs. United Nations Security Council holds emergency meeting
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(NYC) [Secretary General Kurt WALDHEIM - says violence in Cyprus may wreck peace efforts by United Nations troops.] [Cypriot ambassador Zenon ROSSIDES - suggests UN intervention in Cypriot violence.] Diplomats say United Nations unlikely to step in.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

(Studio) Cyprus crowded with tourists. Plans to evacuate if necessary are under consideration.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Hunt, Richard;
Utley, Garrick

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