Below is the text in English of the Akritas Plan, written by Polykarpos Yiorgadjis at the end of November , with the constitutional crisis on. And what could anyone say about the Akritas plan? Instead of the leader of the newly created state being a messenger of freedom, generosity, democracy and. The AKRITAS organisation started planning a different future for. Cyprus. Apart from military plans a general plan for the extermination of. Turkish Cypriots was.

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In as a result of the Cyprus Conventionthe United Kingdom received as a protectorate the island of Cyprus from the Ottoman Empire in exchange for United Kingdom’s military support to the Ottoman Empire if Russia would attempt to take possession of territories of the Ottomans in Asia.

A typical example of this is that even at the present stage they have no better proposal to make than to suggest that we should have recourse to the United Nations. There will be no Enosis with Greece, and many of us will spill our blood to keep Cyprus independent from any other country including Greece.

For me reading the first paragraph of your letter says it all. If we do our work well and justify the attempt we shall make under stage a above, we will see, on the one hand, that intervention will not be justified and, on the other hand, we will have every support since, p,an the Treaty of Guarantee, intervention cannot take place before negotiations take place between the Guarantor Powers, that is, Britain, Greece, and Turkey.

If we want to look at the gist of the matter, we bear the biggest responsibility for our national problem. Publicly we shall endeavour to appear as moderates.


We were, back then, very close to a solution and relatively grounded compared to We shall obtain this support if the amendments proposed ;lan us seem reasonable and justified.

Akritas plan

That is exactly it! Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the ajritas. The use of the Greek flag should be reigned in. The Making of Informal States: Will you pay them a operating fee, Which I am sure any of the seven sisters would jump at? Arbitranger what will be feasability structure of capital projects?

Cyprus History: The Akritas Plan

We now have our own country, our own culture and a top flight rugby team to be proud of: Views Read Edit View history. Hey you too belong together, dumb and dumer. Turkey is surrounded by enemies on all borders and within by there is the Kurdish problem, all 15 million of them.

Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. If you wish to try again, I shall send you a free copy. Very well said, Philippos Stylianou.

If it is greedy self-indulgence to give what is due to people who have suffered so much in their lifetimes before they die, that is a point of view to which you are entitled and with which I am in disagreement because my message was about Cypriots living in Cyprus at a specific time: As I said keep your head out akritaas the clouds, base your answers on established facts.

It said that the proposed amendments would undermine akgitas constitution and weaken the Turkish Cypriot wing of the government[citation needed].


Cyprus and the Politics of Memory: It is common practice and has been in the industry for many decades. Greek Cypriots never told about sharing it even after solution.


Three weeks ago the European parliament passed a resolution on Turkeycalling on Turkey to immediately start withdrawing its troops from Cyprus, address the issue of Turkish settlers on the island and enable the return of the sealed-off section of Famagusta to its lawful inhabitants.

A power sharing constitution was created for the new Republic of Cyprus which included both Turkish and Greek Cypriots holding power in Government. It is therefore more than a national duty for everyone to observe full secrecy in the matter. Do not promote acts of violence. It is therefore obvious that if we hope to have plaan chance of success internationally in our above actions, we cannot and must not reveal or declare the various stages of the struggle before the previous one is completed.

The tragedy consists not only of the thousands of lives that olan been lost because of intercommunal strife and Turkey’s invasion but also, among others, the lawyers, journalists and trade unionists who have been murdered because of their opposition to enosis and partition. In reality, Soulioti continues, the Akritas plan was not ‘a plan for future policy and action but was written ex post facto to eliminate criticism of the policy already adopted and declared by Makarios, which was no longer pllan pursuit of the original objective of enosis, and to prevent precipitate action by irresponsible elements.

As to the inability of bemused plebs to comprehend simple logic, I had began my proposal by saying.