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Old 03-09-2011, 05:17 PM
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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.
That would be a rather bizarre position to take seeing that a US ally, Greece, with backing from the US (political backing and military equipment) would be taking it.