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Cyprus / Turkey / Ecevit #478344

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 19, 1974
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(Studio) Turkey's P.M. spking. to Parliament on Turk victory when news recd. of Davies death.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Ankara, Turkey) P.M. Bulent Ecevit 1st left Parliament chambers to phone regrets to American ambassador in Ankara. [ECEVIT - tells ambassador to give regrets to Ford and Kissinger. Explains what happened to ambassador] Speaks of effect of event on Greek-Turk relations [ECEVIT - says hopes something done to implement Geneva conference If United Nations can't do anything to protect Turks outside area controlled by Turks, country may have to use other means. Don't want to use more military action.] Greek killing of ambassador improves Turk position in world view.
REPORTER: Liz Trotta

Chancellor, John;
Trotta, Liz

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