Deep Purple North Cyprus

Ian Gillan, frontman of the “Deep Purple” band will perform at the Near East University in Nicosia on May 24.

After the inevitable resurrection of the band’s decision to perform in the unrecognized TRNC, Ian has written a letter on his own website “Caramba!” where he goes out and says he does not intend to take sides. He says the band has performed all over the world, and he would not be willing to choose sides in the Cyprus dispute. Ian explained that historically, the band has always firmly: “To behave everywhere we are invited, regardless of local problems / conflicts, wars, earthquakes, riots, typhoons, strikes, riots, gun-fire and so on.” deep purple north cyprus

Ian concluded: “And the same should apply to Cyprus, irrespective of the gap.

And I might add that our past, many visits to Turkey and Greece have been fantastic; I personally have friends in both countries.

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At the age of ten Sophia moved from Sweden in 1998 and has since lived in several locations around the world including Spain, and has been residing in North Cyprus for four years now. Her educational background is in marketing, hotel management and real estate, and she now works as a real estate agent and is editor in chief for New Cyprus Magazine. If you any questions for Sophia, please write to: