Military Balance in Cyprus
The mere fact that this is still an issue. Furthermore, the sizes of the militaries mentioned. And also the shame of a divided island. yes, these are enough to speak for themselves. Here is a report on the military balance in Cyprus. AND they want *me* to go to military???
Conscientious Objection in Turkey
no comment or may be being lazy.
Democracy or "flawed democracy"
Another one of those "no comments needed" posts. Cyprus ties with Botswana. I wonder what this tells about who?
"Environmental Heritage" or Saving the Olive Trees
I have differing thoughts about purchasing "ancient" olive trees to decorate homes on one side and the ability for the trees to survive only if saved by a UNDP project on the other side. And ofcourse, lack of environmental consciousness in a such small and fragile place is irritating. Articles from Cyprus-Mail and a web-site.