View Single Post
  #76  
Old 03-09-2011, 01:28 PM
Capitaine Zombie is offline
Guest
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Cockaigne
Posts: 2,818
Quote:
Originally Posted by Polerius View Post
They see it as follows:
  • A US ally, Turkey, is occupying a weaker country, Cyprus, with backing from the US (political backing and military equipment)
  • A US ally, Israel, is occupying a weaker country/people, Palestine/Palestinians, with backing from the US (political backing and military equipment)
So, it's easy to see why Greeks would identify with Palestinians in the above conflict.
I totally doubt the identifying with Palestinians has anything to do with the Cyprus situation.