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TURKISH CYPRIOT PRESS AND OTHER MEDIA
No. 55/00 -- 23.3.00
[A] NEWS ITEMS
[A] NEWS ITEMS
 Denktash: We cannot do anything without TurkeyIllegal Bayrak Radio 1 (6:00 hours, 22.3.00) reports that Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf Denktash has said that on the Cyprus issue they cannot do anything without Turkey. He claimed that the world does not understand the Turkish Cypriots, and that is why the only friends the Turks have are the Turks themselves. He stressed that any agreement in Cyprus will be reached on the basis of Turkey/s guarantees.
He pointed out that Cyprus/ importance for Turkey grows with each passing day and emphasized that Cyprus will never become Greek.
 Another party to support Denktash/s ``election'' bidKIBRIS (23.3.00) reports that ``Our Party'' has announced that they will support Turkish Cypriot leader Rauf Denktash for the so-called presidential elections.
The leader of Our Party, Okyay Sadikoglu, said that they believe that Denktash will complete the ``national cause'' and he is the one who will defend in the best possible way the Cyprus problem.
 Turkish media accused of supporting DenktashThe front page article of AVRUPA (23.3.00), under the title ``According to SABAH, Denktash has been guaranteed'' and the subtitle ``In order to support Denktash, Turkey/s Media interferes.'', refers to the articles published in the Turkish press media in favour of Rauf Denktash.
According to AVRUPA, the Turkish newspaper ``SABAH'' published an article yesterday saying they guarantee the victory of Denktash from the first round of the ``elections''.
 Talat accuses Turkey of interference in ``elections''According to YENIDUZEN (23.3.00), the leader of the Republican Turkish Party (RTP) Mehmet Ali Talat has said that the extended support of Turkey to Denktash has cast a shadow over the ``elections'', adding that this kind of interference is like the one that occurred in the 1990 ``elections''. (DP
 Number of travellersAccording to ORTAM (23.3.00), during the month of February 32,162 travellers arrived in and 28,671 travellers departed from the occupied area.
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