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Media Watch 2005

02 March 2005
Source: Cyprus Mail
Comment: The following editorial appeared in the Cyprus Mail of Nicosia on 2 March 2005.
Raid on Greek class in north

TURKISH Cypriot police have raided a classroom where Turkish Cypriots were taking Greek lessons.
According to the Turkish Cypriot daily newspaper, Yeni Duzen, the incident happened in the occupied Afania village on Monday night, while a Greek-language class was under way.

Police interrogated four adults and two students, with one of the people believed to be a police sergeant.

No official statement has so far been issued on the matter."