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Turkish Cypriots Remember Earthquake Victims on Somber Anniversary

Turkish Cypriots commemorated the first anniversary of the catastrophic earthquakes in southeastern Turkey by honoring the memory of the 49 Cypriots who perished, including the “Champion Angels” school volleyball team. Ceremonies in the Famagusta district emphasized the community’s quest for justice and accountability, as they continue to mourn the profound loss.

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Reflecting on the Past: Cyprus’ Remembrance Day

Cyprus’ Remembrance Day is a day of solemn reflection to honor the Cypriot heroes who made ultimate sacrifices during the world wars. It highlights the importance of learning from history’s conflicts to foster peace and prevent repetition of such horrors. The day also celebrates the island’s unity and diverse contributions to wartime efforts.

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