• Short Summary

    Bishop Anthimos of Kitium - Archbishop Makarios' deputy - was filmed by Visnews at Athens Airport March 22.

  • Description

    Bishop Anthimos of Kitium - Archbishop Makarios' deputy - was filmed by Visnews at Athens Airport March 22. Accompanied by leading Greek Cypriots he boarded the airplane to return to Nicosia from the Greek capital where he had been attending celebrations in honour of General Grivas.

    With him were his deacon Anthimos Kyriakidis, EOKA's Number Two, Anthony Georgiadis, and a number of Greek Cypriot families.

    latest news from Cyprus is of a new and disturbing wave of juvenile gang lawlessness. About 20 Greek Cypriot youths ran riot March 21, smashing the windows of two petrol stations and assaulting a Senior British official.

    A Greek Cypriot Nationalist said March 22 that unless something was done soon " the situation might get out of hand ".

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF36ENCHO0R4PVP5TE7TNGRTCP
    Media URN:
    VLVAF36ENCHO0R4PVP5TE7TNGRTCP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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