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Cyprus / Fighting #478271

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 15, 1974
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(Studio) Turks move to seal off N.E. 1/3 of Cyprus. Greek-Cypriot National Guard against them. Turk lines shown on map. Lefka assaulted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Famagusta, Cyprus) Fighting shown. 1000's Greeks flee to British air base. Some Greek soldiers were disarmed there.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Nicosia, Cyprus) Cease-fire broken. Turkish air strikes shown.

(Akrotiria, Cyprus) 100's military dependents evacuated from Royal Air Force base. Turks accomplish most of aims.
REPORTER: John Palmer

Chancellor, John;
Palmer, John

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