Cyprus Marks Anniversary of Struggle Against British Colonial Rule

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Source: Cyprus News Agency

Cyprus celebrated the 64th anniversary of the beginning of the EOKA struggle against British colonial rule, with commemorative liturgies and events held island-wide on Monday.

In Nicosia, the main service was led by Archbishop Chrysostomos at Saint John’s Cathedral in the presence of President Nicos Anastasiades and other officials.

Later on, prayers were said at the Graves of the Imprisoned inside the grounds of the central prison, and wreaths were laid on the graves of those who died during the 1955-1959...


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Cyprus Marks Anniversary of Struggle Against British Colonial Rule


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