News item update!

15-Apr-2008

MEC Senior Editor Jeremy Smith writes:

Barricades come down in Cyprus

 

This week’s news item, adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly, is about the dismantling of barricades that divided Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus.

Go to the News Items section on your Work Area screen to find out what this could mean for the future of the island.

You could direct students to the following web link for a summary of the recent history of Cyprus:

BBC Country profiles – Cyprus

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