November 2, 1955

GREECE AND NATO: October 26 – According to a government source, it has been announced that Greece will participate in NATO exercises from now on, following the honors paid to the Greek flag by Turkish political, military and civilian authorities, a move made in compensation for the atrocities perpetrated against the Greek communities of Istanbul and Izmir in which the Greek flag was desecrated. KARAMANLIS THE MACEDONIAN: October 27, Thessaloniki – Northern Greeks from every corner of the countryside congregated in their capital today to welcome the first Greek prime minister to hail from Macedonia. He was cheered not only by those who have always been supporters of his political views; people from right across the political spectrum were there to applaud him warmly as a friend. MAKARIOS-KARAMANLIS: November 1 – Ethnarch of Cyprus Archbishop Makarios has expressed his complete satisfaction with the recent statements by Prime Minister Constantine Karamanlis to the American news agency regarding his policy on the Cyprus issue and added that he believed the Cypriot people shared his satisfaction.

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