TRNC IS REMEMBERING 21-25 DECEMBER STRUGGLE AND MARTYRS WEEK

Founder Editor Tazeen Akhtar..

Lefkosa (Diplomatic Desk) The 21-25th of December will be commemorated as the ‘Struggle and Martyrs Week’ throughout the TRNC.A series of events will take place throughout the Republic within the framework of the ceremonies for commemorating the martyrs on the anniversary of the launch of attacks against the Turkish Cypriots by the Greek Cypriots and Greeks on the 21st of December 1963.

There will be ceremonies in Girne, Güzelyurt, Gazimağusa and Lefke on 21st of December and in İskele on 21 and 23 December. Türkeli ( Ayvasıl) Martyrs will be commemorated on 22 December and another ceremony will be organized at Kumsal Martyrs Monument (Barbarlık Müzesi) at 10:00 on 24th of December. Finally a commemoration ceremony will be held at the Küçük Kaymaklı Martyrs Monument on 25th December.

Dec 20, 2013