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News by Date for August 1996

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Thursday, 1 August 1996

Friday, 2 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Bomb hoax delays Greek plane at Rome airport
  • [English]Reuters Greek seamen vow to stop cruise ship from docking

Saturday, 3 August 1996

  • [English]Associated Press Greek Cargo Ship Catches Fire
  • [English]Reuters Greek seamen clash with police over cruise ship (8:10 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek tourists remanded by Turkish Cypriot court

Sunday, 4 August 1996

Monday, 5 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters EU states invest mostly among themselves (6:50 PDT)
  • [English]The Boston Globe Trepidation in Turkey: Abuse allegations bound for nation in political tumult
  • [English]Sports Ticker Greece Medal Winners

Tuesday, 6 August 1996

  • [English]UPI Greek Olympians get big welcome 12:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus police says will use force to stop bikers (9:41 PDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Greece Quake Causes Damage (6:49 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Tanker Aground Off Sweden (14:09 EDT)
  • [English]Assoicated Press Greek Olympians Hailed At Home (16:22 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.S. law serious for oil industry-EU's Papoutsis (4:30 PDT)

Wednesday, 7 August 1996

  • [English]CNN Serbia, Croatia reach initial accord on recognition
  • [English]Associated Press Croats, Serbs Form Relations (17:28 EDT)
  • [English]UPI Serbia, Croatia agree to establish ties (10:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Yugoslavia, Croatia agree to initial recognition (7:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Croatian, Serbian leaders prepare joint statement (6:30 PDT)
  • [English]The Washington Post Athens Criminal Lawyer Wants to Defend Mladic
  • [English]Reuters Milosevic, Tudjman agree on initial recognition (17:42 CET)
  • [English]Associated Press Croats, Serbs Form Relations (11:35 EDT)
  • [English]UPI Serb, Croat leaders meet in Greece (4:20 PDT)

Thursday, 8 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Cyprus mediators aim for 'Dayton-style' talks

Friday, 9 August 1996

  • [English]Associated Press Kin Slaying Charge In Greece (9:27 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Turk militants raise stakes at Cyprus bikers rally (13:15 CET)

Saturday, 10 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Turk militants raise stakes at Cyprus bikers rally
  • [English]Reuters Cypriot telecom awaits deregulation revamp
  • [English]Reuters Bikers plan to drive through buffer zone in Cyprus (18:35 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek law student charged with murdering family (7:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek student murdered his family, say police
  • [English]The N.Y. Times News Service U.S. seeks to define relationship with new Turkish prime minister (1:11 EDT)
  • [English]The Irish Times Divided island braced for `Green Line' protest

Sunday, 11 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Anti-Turkish protests turn violent in Cyprus (9:40 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters One Greek Cypriot killed, 15 injured in clashes (7:40 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Defiant Cyprus motorcyclists enter U.N.-zone (3:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus bikers' protest rally cancelled (1:30 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Demonstration breaks cease-fire in Cyprus; one dead (14:11 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Greeks, Turks Clash In Cyprus (17:03 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Greek, Turkish Clash In Cyprus (16:53 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters One Dead, 41 Injured in Cyprus Biker Protest (15:31 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus Biker Protest Turns Deadly (12:32 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters One Killed, 15 Injured in Cyprus Biker Clash (10:21 EDT)
  • [English]CNN Turkish troops fire on Greek Cypriot protesters, 1 killed
  • [English]The Boston Globe Challenges Await New Greek Orthodox Archbishop

Monday, 12 August 1996

  • [English]NBC-Reuters Defiant bikers enter Cyprus buffer zone
  • [English]NBC Turkey heads West, leans Middle East
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus protests to Security Council over killing (10:50 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Greece blasts killing in Cyprus (8:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus protests to U.N. over killing at rally (4:20 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.N. angry over Sunday's bloody clashes in Cyprus (19:43 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus protests at buffer zone killing by Turks (14:45 CET)
  • [English]The Boston Globe Greek, Turkish foes clash on Cyprus: 1 killed, many hurt in buffer zone fight
  • [English]The Boston Globe Athens frets over `stolen' '96 Olympics
  • [English]The Irish Times Turkish Cypriots beat a Greek Cypriot demonstrator during yesterday's protest against the division of the Mediterranean island (Picture - JPEG)
  • [English]The Irish Times Greek Cypriot killed as violence erupts in UN zone
  • [English]The Irish Times History behind Cypriot violence

Tuesday, 13 August 1996

  • [English]UPI Greek protesters burn Turkish flag (12:10 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Bogus Greek 'stewardess' nabbed as thief (9:20 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Tanker ordered to pay fine for oil spill in Greece (6:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.N. council deplores bloody clashes in Cyprus (20:17 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus police start hunt for youth's killers (2:50 PDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Cyprus Protests To U.N (8:44 EDT)
  • [English]The Boston Globe UN complaint filed by Cyprus over violence
  • [English]The Irish Times Cypriots stunned by casualty toll after protest
  • [English]The Irish Times Irish consul among those shot at Cyprus protest
  • [English]The Irish Times Irish tourists told to take care in Cyprus
  • [English]Reuters U.S. decries Cyprus violence, urges peace talks
  • [English]UPI Cyprus announces 1st El Abra production

Wednesday, 14 August 1996

  • [English]UPI Turkish soldier guns down Cypriot (11:30 PDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Athens Bids For 2004 Olympics (12:08 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus tense after killings, appeals for calm (19:47 EDT)
  • [English]The Washington Post New Greek Premier Turns the Page on Papandreou Era
  • [English]Associated Press Deadly Clash On Cyprus (18:05 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Greek Dead In Cyprus Clash (16:20 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Turkish Army Fires On Greeks (14:42 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Turkish troops open fire on Cypriots, one dead (19:48 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Thousands attend funeral of slain Cyprus protester (4:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek Cypriot mourners enter U.N. buffer zone (4:30 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greece lodges world protests over Cypriot's death (4:00 PDT)
  • [English]USA Today Turkish troops fire on Greek Cypriots, one dead (19:48 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Turkey-Cyprus Clash Kills 1 (11:39 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Turkey-Cyprus Clash Kills 1 (10:06 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Cyprus Clashes Kill One (9:12 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Athens Bids For 2004 Olympics (12:21 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Two Wounded In Cyprus Clashes (8:50 EDT)
  • [English]UPI Greece frees grounded Turkish ship (6:30 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Turkish navy flagship towed away from Greek waters (3:00 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Turkish ship runs aground in Greek waters
  • [English]Reuters Greece expresses rage over second Cypriot killing (17:32 CET)
  • [English]Reuters One dead, several wounded in Cyprus buffer zone (17:00 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Turkish Cypriot troops kill Greek Cypriot (15:25 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Greece lodges world protests over Cypriot's death (12:51 CET)

Thursday, 15 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Tension rises again between Greece and Turkey (4:50 PDT)
  • [English]CNN Cyprus conflict comes to a boil. U.N., U.S. fault Turkey for Greek Cypriot deaths (Pictures, Movies, 17:00 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Violence Erupting In Cyprus (15:10 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Turks Promise To Defend Cyprus (10:28 EDT)
  • [English]Assovciated Press Violence Continues In Cyprus (16:02 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.S. criticizes Turkish Cypriots over shooting (20:56 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Greeks and Turks in festival despite tension (19:28 CET) (Note: article is about Imvros)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus leaders told U.N. responsible for buffer zone (19:27 CET)
  • [English]NBC-Reuters Turkish minister urges peace in Cyprus
  • [English]The Boston Globe Turkish troops kill protester as strife worsens on Cyprus
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus calm after killings but tension high (5:10 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.S. says Cyprus incursions must end
  • [English]Reuters Violence flares in Cyprus as Turks open fire
  • [English]The Irish Times Greek-Cypriot protester Solomos Solomos climbs a pole flying the Turkish flag adjacent to a sentry post on the buffer zone in Cyprus. Solomos was shot by security forces in the Turkish-occupied north of Cyprus and later died of his wounds. (Picture - JPEG)
  • [English]The Irish Times Violence erupts at funeral of Greek Cypriot protester

Friday, 16 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Cyprus points to more trouble for NATO, Europe (5:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek PM tries to cool tempers before Cyprus trip (5:50 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Security tight ahead of Cypriot's funeral (10:10 PDT)
  • [English]NBC 3 professors slain on San Diego campus
  • [English]The Nando Times Protesters besiege Turkish consulate on Rhodes
  • [English]Associated Press Thousands Mourn Greek Cypriot (16:16 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press US Rebukes Turkish Diplomat (16:40 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press U.N. To Defuse Cyprus Tension (11:40 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press U.S. Rebukes Turkish Diplomat (16:44 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Congressmen Denounce Turkey (16:13 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Slain Professors Profiled (17:32 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Five U.S. congressmen condemn Cyprus killings (20:25 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Heavy security at Cyprus funeral prevents protests (19:38 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Heavy security as Greek Cypriots bury victim (18:18 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Turkish Cypriots vow to stand ground amid tension (17:39 CET)
  • [English]Reuters Tension and security mount ahead of Cyprus funeral (16:32 CET)
  • [English]Yahoo-Reuters Police Ensure Cyprus Funeral Ends Peacefully (17:14 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters U.S. walks fine line with Turkey
  • [English]Reuters U.S. criticizes Turkish Cypriots over shooting
  • [English]UPI Greek experts fear Cyprus tension (Aug 16, 7:40 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Right-wing in Cyprus forms new party (3:30 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus appeals for restraint ahead of funeral (3:00 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Divided Cyprus experiences violent week (0:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Main facts about Cyprus (0:40 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Turkish prime minister silent on turbulent Cyprus (2:20 EDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek Cypriots seek London's help against Turks
  • [English]The Irish Times Ambassador wants EU to act on Cyprus
  • [English]The Irish Times Ciller calls for the resumption of talks between the communities in Cyprus
  • [English]UPI Britain condemns Cyprus killing
  • [English]UPI Britain condemns Cyprus killing (Statement)

Saturday, 17 August 1996

Sunday, 18 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Greece appeals for calm after consulate attacks
  • [English]Associated Press Greek Cyprus Seeks Int'l Help
  • [English]CNN Greek prime minister warns Turkish troops on Cyprus

Monday, 19 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Turkey to demand compensation from Greece (9:30 PDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Turkish PM Defends Killing
  • [English]UPI Greek government hints at early voting (8:30 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek premier Simitis mulls early elections (14:13 CET)
  • [English]The Irish Times Simitis uses visit to encourage Greek Cypriots
  • [English]Reuters Greek PM warns Turkey, calls for peace in Cyprus
  • [English]Reuters Cyprus appeals for help to resolve division crisis
  • [English]Reuters Turkey protests to Athens over attacks in Greece
  • [English]Reuters Violence seen as ``wake-up call'' on Cyprus problem
  • [English]Reuters Turkish PM tells U.S. to use sanctions on Greece

Tuesday, 20 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters Greek PM Simitis to call early elections on Friday (6:30 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Onassis trustees: No mismanagement (8:30 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Greece irked by U.S., Turkish flights (7:00 PDT)
  • [English]The Irish Times Simitis ponders early poll heralding economic reform

Wednesday, 21 August 1996

  • [English]Reuters U.N. envoy to Cyprus says received threats (8:10 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Greek markets welcome early elections talk (7:50 PDT)

Thursday, 22 August 1996

  • [English]UPI Greek PM announces early elections (11:30 PDT)
  • [English]Nando-Reuters Greek prime minister wants an election next month (Aug 22, 18:47 EDT)
  • [English]Associated Press Greece To Hold Early Elections (Aug 22)
  • [English]Nando Times Greek Socialists give PM OK for September poll (Aug 22)
  • [English]Time Fatal Clashes in Cyprus

Friday, 23 August 1996

Saturday, 24 August 1996

Sunday, 25 August 1996

Monday, 26 August 1996

Tuesday, 27 August 1996

Wednesday, 28 August 1996

Thursday, 29 August 1996

Friday, 30 August 1996

  • [English]UPI U.S. 'disappointed' by Cuba-Turkey deal (Aug 30, 14:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters EU inflation steady at 2.5 pct in July (Aug 30, 4:50 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Will EMU actually begin in early 1998? (Aug 30, 3:40 PDT)
  • [English]UPI Polling booths propped in Greek prisons (Aug 30, 8:20 PDT)
  • [English]Reuters Sleepy Greek socialists lose ground to opposition (Aug 30, 7:30)
  • [English]UPI Greek caretaker ministers sworn in (Aug 30, 7:00)
  • [English]UPI Greece probes pedophilia rings (Aug 30, 7:00)
  • [English]The Jerusalem Post Cyprus used as transit point for Syrian chemical weapons effort (Aug 30)

Saturday, 31 August 1996

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