Daily Archives: May 30, 2017

Makarios: ‘We offer an olive branch, but we will never offer earth and water’

Clip of Cyprus’ president, Archbishop Makarios, speaking in the aftermath of the Turkish invasion of the island, from Michalis Cacoyiannis’ film, Attila 74: the Rape of Cyprus. As well as defiantly telling the Turks that Cyprus will never submit to … Continue reading

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A Christian Minority. The Copts in Egypt

Bat Ye’or The clashes which broke out in 1972 between Christian Copts and Muslims in Egypt prompted the Egyptian government to set up a parliamentary commission of enquiry to investigate the causes of these disturbances which had begun in 1971. … Continue reading

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