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Cyprus / Cease-Fire / Fighting #478295

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 1974
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(Studio) Cease-fire in effect on Cyprus. Turkish-held north 1/3 of island shown. Likely to keep control of it. Turks and Cyprus-agree to cease-fire. Acting President Glafkos Clerides fled from Nicosia to Limasol. Famagusta quiet.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Nicosia, Cyprus) Turkish fighting in city shown. Bombing aimed at demoralizing Greek-Cyprus. Turks prepare for long stay.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Famagusta, Cyprus) Fighting shown. Refugees rescued. Turks capture town.

(Nicosia, Cyprus) Turks attack Greek-Cypriot positions near city's airport.

(Morphou, Cyprus) Town bombed. Damage shown. No Turkish troops here. Farm animals wander about.
REPORTER: John Palmer

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Palmer, John;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:04:10

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