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  Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus information - Search.com
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti) is a break-away de facto state in the northern third of the island of Cyprus.
The UDI of the TRNC was rejected by the UN and the Republic of Cyprus.
TRNC is under the Turkish second-level domain.nc.tr, and mail must be addressed via Mersin 10, TURKEY as the Universal Postal Union refuses to recognize the TRNC as a separate entity.
domainhelp.search.com /reference/Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus   (2179 words)

  
 Northern Cyprus - Wikitravel
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC, Turkish Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti; [1]) is a self-proclaimed republic on the northern and eastern side of the island of Cyprus.
Cyprus itself is an island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey.
The southern districts of Larnaca, Limassol, and Paphos, the southern portion of Nicosia district, and a small part of Famagusta district are administered by the Republic of Cyprus.
wikitravel.org /en/Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus   (1373 words)

  
  Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Summary
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is a semipresidential democracy, with a president as head of state and a council of ministers composed of a prime minister and ten cabinet members.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti) or Turkish Cypriot State (Turkish: Kıbrıs Türk Devleti) is a break-away de facto state in the northern third of the island of Cyprus.
The UDI of the TRNC was rejected by the UN and the Republic of Cyprus.
www.bookrags.com /Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus   (3920 words)

  
  Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti) or Turkish Cypriot State (Turkish: Kıbrıs Türk Devleti) is a de facto break-away state, officially (de jure) part of the Republic of Cyprus.
The territory between the TRNC and the remainder of Cyprus is separated by a United Nations-controlled buffer zone.
The UDI of the TRNC was rejected by the UN and the Republic of Cyprus.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus   (4127 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti) is an internationally unrecognised (de facto) country proclaimed in northern Cyprus in 1983.
Turkey was among the Guarantors of the Republic of Cyprus.
The number of seats assigned to Cyprus in the European Parliament (6 seats) is based on the population of the entire island, despite the fact that the residents of Northern Cyprus - Turkish Cypriots and Anatolian Turks alike - currently cannot participate in the election process.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus   (1310 words)

  
 CYPRUS
Although TRNC institutions are not recognised internationally, the President-elect of the TRNC is recognised as the negotiatinig representative of the Turkish Cypriot community.
Turkish Cypriots were opposed to the proposal since it relegated their status to a minority, instead of co-founders of the state, whilst also removing their community’s constitutional safeguards.
The move was rejected by the Republic of Cyprus, by the UN and by the international community.
www.solarnavigator.net /geography/cyprus.htm   (1963 words)

  
 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
The Republic of Cyprus was proclaimed on 16 August 1960 as a compromise solution between the Greek and Turkish communities of the island.
According to the Constitution, the Greek community (82% of the population of Cyprus) elected the President of the Republic, Archbishop Makarios III (1913-1977), whereas the Turkish community (18% of the population of the island), elected the Vice-President of the Republic, Fazil Küçük.
The proposal for a new status of Cyprus drafted by the United Nations was rejected by referendum on 24 April 2004.
flagspot.net /flags/cy-trnc.html   (1549 words)

  
 North Cyprus Holiday, North Cyprus Properties, North Cyprus Tourist Guide
There are several Northern Cyprus estate agents selling and constructing a wide selection of properties in different areas of North Cyprus, offering land for sale, plots, cottages, holiday houses, bungalows, holiday villas, flats, holiday apartments, ruins, commercials, rentals and new builds.
Cyprus Estates agents provide the best quality service with inexpensive prices and achieve the highest standards in building new homes for people who want to live or have a holiday home or apartment in Northern Cyprus.
With 5 universities and a range of colleges countrywide, the education of the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus is growing rapidly.
www.northcyprusonline.com   (780 words)

  
 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus law resource page with links to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus constitution, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus government, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus law, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus legal research, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus president, and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus legislature.
"The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kibris Türk Cumhuriyeti [KKTC]) is a de facto state, which controls the northern third of the island of Cyprus, in the eastern Mediterranean.
Legislative Assembly of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
www.washlaw.edu /forint/europe/trnc.html   (205 words)

  
 Office Of The President, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
These concerns arise from the invasion and occupation of 37% of the territory of the Republic of Cyprus by Turkey and the expulsion from their homes and properties of 40% of the Greek Cypriot population.
A contributing factor to the economic problems of the Turkish Cypriots has been their integration with the Turkish economy, with the subsequent "importation" of the problems that characterise that economy (high inflation rates, constant devaluation and distortions) to the detriment of the Turkish Cypriots.
Cyprus is an associate member of the EEC, and has entered into a Customs Union as part of the second phase of the Association Agreement, and will increasingly develop closer links with the EEC.
www.trncpresidency.org /documents/doc6.html   (3316 words)

  
 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
The flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus was adopted by Law n°15 of 1984, approved by the Assembly on the 7th of March 1984 and published in the Official Gazette on the 9th of March 1984.
The width of the two upper and lower white stripes, as well as the width of the upper and lower red stipes is equal to 1/10 of the width of the flag.
This flag is the state flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.
www.allstates-flag.com /fotw/flags/cy-trnc.html   (481 words)

  
 General Elections in Republic of Northern Cyprus
It is considered by most Turkish Cypriots as the most important election in the political history of the Republic of Northern Cyprus, since the Greek part of the island will become a member of the EU in any case as from 1st May 2004.
After the division of the island after the Turkish military invasion in 1974, that followed in the wake of a military coup d'état supported by Athens, the northern part of the island, that is mostly Turkish, proclaimed itself a Federate State in 1975 and a Republic in 1983.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) has been governed by Rauf Denktash since 1975, and who was re-elected president for the fourth consecutive five year period in April 2000.
www.robert-schuman.org /anglais/oee/chypre/legislatives/resultats.htm   (908 words)

  
 Reporters sans frontières - Cyprus - Annual Report 2003
As negotiations resumed between the Greek and Turkish communities to try to end the current partition of the island and gain entry to the European Union, working conditions for the independent press in the "Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus" (recognised only by Turkey) remained difficult.
He had reported on the involvement of a former senior officer of the Turkish armed forces in northern Cyprus in an attack on a monastery and the misuse of vehicles of the civil defence force, which is linked with the northern Cyprus prime minister.
The journalists were accused of incitement to hatred against "the Turkish republic of Northern Cyprus" and to law-breaking by citizens.
www.rsf.org /article.php3?id_article=6506   (1042 words)

  
 TCS Daily - Across the Attila Line
It's a bullet-pocked dormitory for United Nations employees who live and work in the militarized buffer zone between the Republic of Cyprus, which is ethnically Greek, and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, which is considered a rogue state by every country in the world except Turkey.
I walked from the Republic of Cyprus in the south to the Turkish Republic in the north right past the old hotel in the center of Nicosia, the last divided capital in the world.
However the Greek and Turkish Cypriots primarily define themselves, Christians and Muslims are separated by a visually and psychologically disgusting slum of a wall.
www.tcsdaily.com /article.aspx?id=032906E   (1815 words)

  
 Green Left - CYPRUS: Myth of `Turkish Cyprus' collapses
Tens of thousands of Turkish Cypriots in recent weeks have laid to rest the question of whether the so-called “Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus” represents their aspirations or is an outside imposition by the military ruling clique in neighbouring Turkey.
As the “Turkish Republic” currently occupies far greater territory than the Turkish percentage of the population, the Turkish component state would be reduced to some 28% of the island to allow the return of a significant number of Greek-Cypriot refugees.
The north is called an ethnic “Turkish republic”, the equivalent of the “Jewish state” of Israel and the “Serb republic” of Bosnia, both based on similar levels of ethnic cleansing; the south is not called a “Greek state” and Turkish Cypriots were theoretically able to return.
www.greenleft.org.au /2003/523/31037   (1518 words)

  
 Northern Cyprus - Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) (Turkish: Kuzey Kibris Türk Cumhuriyeti) is a breakaway de facto country proclaimed in the northern third of the island of Cyprus in 1983.
The failure of Turkey to withdraw its troops from the island and restore the Republic of Cyprus after the collapse of the coup attempt is widely regarded internationally as a violation of the Treaty of Guarantee, UN resolutions and international law.
The Republic of Cyprus allows unrestricted passage across the Green Line from the part of Nicosia that it controls (as well as a few other selected crossing points), since the TRNC does not require a visa or leave entry stamps for such visits.
www.naturemagics.com /world-guide/northern-cyprus.shtm   (2708 words)

  
 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus - Gurupedia
Turkish Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti, is a self-proclaimed state occupying the northern third of the island of Cyprus in the eastern
The Republic of Cyprus has consistently refused to recognise the Turkish occupation of northern Cyprus or the 1975 declaration of independence in any way, and this refusal has been supported by all countries except Turkey.
Republic of Cyprus does allow day trips across the Green Line from Nicosia into the TRNC, since the TRNC does not require a visa or leave entry stamps for such visits.
www.gurupedia.com /t/tu/turkish_republic_of_northern_cyprus.htm   (954 words)

  
 Office Of The President, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As you know, when the Assembly of the Turkish Cypriot Federated State declared the establishment of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus on 15 November 1983, it envisaged this Republic as the Turkish Cypriot wing of a future bi-communal, bi-zonal Federal Cyprus Republic based on the political equality of the sides.
Exactly as we see it today, The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus was established not to cement division on the island, but on the contrary, with the aim of creating the favourable conditions in preparation of a united, federal republic in compliance with the will of the United Nations and the international community.
The Turkish Cypriots, by establishing and advancing the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, have made it clear to the world that they want to govern themselves rather than becoming the local or secondary extension of an external authority.
www.trncpresidency.org /news/nov_2006/adress_to.htm   (1337 words)

  
 JURIST - Cyprus: Cypriot Law, Legal Research, Human Rights
Cyprus inherited many elements of its legal system from the United Kingdom, including the presumption of innocence, the right to due process, and the right of appeal.
The Government of the Republic of Cyprus generally respected the human rights of its citizens in 2001; however, there were problems in some areas.
The Turkish Cypriot authorities have taken some steps to improve the conditions of Greek Cypriots and Maronites living in the territory under their control, but the treatment of these groups still falls short of Turkish Cypriot obligations under the Vienna III Agreement of 1975.
jurist.law.pitt.edu /world/cyprus.htm   (709 words)

  
 Northern (Turkish) Cyprus Gay Guide
The Northern Cyprus is as beautiful as the South of the island.
Under the separate constitution adopted by Turkish Cyprus 1985, there is a president, council of ministers, and legislature similar to that in the south.
The Turkish Cypriots offered to hand back about 4% of the 35% of the territory they controlled and to resettle 40,000 of the 200,000 refugees who had fled to the north, but stalemate was reached on a constitutional settlement.
turkeygayguide.tripod.com /cyprus.html   (1073 words)

  
 TUSIAD: "It Is Time That UN Recognize Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus"
Turkish and Turkish Cypriot parties in the Cyprus talks proved to be the constructive side that genuinely worked towards a lasting solution.
The Turkish Cypriots proved their willingness to shoulder the short-term burdens in the name of a long-term peace and stability on the island.
The US and the EU should combine their efforts within the U.N. framework and work towards the recognition of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus as well as the removal of all sanctions that have crushed the economy and crippled the lives of Turkish Cypriots for decades.
www.tusiad.us /specific_page.cfm?CONTENT_ID=451   (603 words)

  
 TURKISH REPUBLIC OF NORTHERN CYPRUS - INFORMATION
Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean after Sardinia and Sicily.
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus can be reached by both sea and air.
The beaches of Northern Cyprus are among the cleanest and safest ın the Medıterranean.
www.tourism.trnc.net /main/pages_eng/information/information.htm   (658 words)

  
 TRNC - KKTC - Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus - Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti- [General information] [HISTORY] ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The neighbours of Northern Cyprus are Turkey, 65 km to the north, Syria, 100 km to the east and Egypt, 420 km to the south.
At the division of his Empire, Cyprus passed to the Ptolemaic kingdom of Egypt; it became a Roman Province in 58 BC, was early converted to Christianity and on the partition of the Roman Empire fell under the rule of the Byzantine Emperor.
The British authorities in Cyprus were aware of the fact that a national movement among the Turkish Cypriots might upset the balance in Cyprus and therefore they did not permit the Mifti to leave Cyprus, thus preventing his contacts with the Turkish delegates in the Peace Conference.
bornova.ege.edu.tr /~bgocmen/home9.htm   (9995 words)

  
 About North Cyprus TRNC - North Cyprus Villa
The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is a democratic, secular republic based on the principles of social justice and the rule of law.
The official language of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is Turkish.
In Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, numerous Turkish and Turkish Cypriot Banks operate and they are open from Monday to Friday (except public holidays) between 08:00-12:00 / 14:00-16:00 hours.
www.north-cyprus-villa.com /north-cyprus-trnc.htm   (660 words)

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