Big fire at Kayalar 11/7/2011

At least three fire appliances plus a helicopter and firefighting plane from the Turkish mainland were in action this afternoon in Kayalar. The fire appeared to have started behind the mosque spreading quickly up the slopes behind the village. A strong wind made the fire fighting efforts even more arduous. Many soldiers were being […]

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Robin’s Snippets – Turkey has recognised the rebel Transitional National Council

Turkey has recognised the rebel Transitional National Council as the true representative of Libya’s people. Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said it was time for the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to go. Maybe it is time for TRNC to recognise them as well. Maybe it could be reciprocal? Instead of just arguing about the […]

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Robin’s Snippets – Direct flights from Warsaw to Ercan

Last week an aircraft of the Dutch airline Corenden flew direct from Warsaw to Ercan with 189 passengers on board. The new arrivals were greeted with folk dancers and music when they landed. In spite of intervention by the RoC the airline plans to carry on the service. Corendon flies regularly once a week […]

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