• Short Summary

    Member of the new Cypriot Cabinet were sworn into office in the capital, Nicosia, on Wednesday (15 January) in the presence of the island's Greek-Cypriot President Makarios.

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    SV Foreign Minister Christofides signs document beside Archbishop Makarios
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    2.
    SCU Other ministers look on
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    SV Finance Minister Patsalides signing in
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    SCU PAN ALONG Christofides, Patsalides and Minister for Interior Benjamin
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    Justice Minister Ionnides signing in and Kissing Makarios' hands
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    SV Newsmen
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    SCU Education Minister Mikkellides (left) Ioannides (centre) and Commerce and Industry Minister Colocasides (right)
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    CU Makarios signs
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    SV All ministers looking PAN TO newsmen
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    Background: Member of the new Cypriot Cabinet were sworn into office in the capital, Nicosia, on Wednesday (15 January) in the presence of the island's Greek-Cypriot President Makarios.

    The new Government includes several members of the administration overthrown by the anti-Makarios coup of July last year, and is based upon non-party lines. The format of the new Cabinet was announced after intensive consultations between President Makarios and Greek-Cypriot party leaders including interim president Glafkos Cleridos.

    Re-appointed to the new Cabinet were Mr. John Christofides, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Andreas Patsalides. Finance Minister and Mr. George Ioannides, Minister for Justice. They joined former colleagues Michael Colocasides, now Commerce and Industry Minister, and Labour Minister Markos Spanos in the nine member Council of Ministers.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAADDS8I2GDPFEPKVI5UT64PQBB
    Media URN:
    VLVAADDS8I2GDPFEPKVI5UT64PQBB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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