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Cyprus (Vol 7, 2014)
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See also Cyprus in 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020.

Introduction

The Muslim presence in Cyprus dates from the seventh century, but Islam took root, grew, and became institutionalised in the island during the period of Ottoman rule (1571–1878). Cyprus was a British colony from 1878 until 1960, when th…

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Ali Dayıoğlu and “Cyprus (Vol 7, 2014)”, in: Yearbook of Muslims in Europe Online, Edited by: Stephanie Müssig, Egdūnas Račius, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Oliver Scharbrodt. Consulted online on 28 September 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_COM_072014CYP>
First published online: 2018



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