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31 December 1993: A new coalition Government was formed in the ‘TRNC’. 31 May 1994: A report by the UN Secretary-General claimed that Turkish Cypriot recalcitrance impeded the conclusion of a peace agreement between Greek and Turkish Cypriots. 16 April 1995: Denktaş defeated Eroğlu in the second round of voting in the presidential election in the ‘TRNC’. 3 June 1995: A new coalition Government, formed by the DP and the CTP, took office. 10 November 1995: The Government resigned, following Denktaş’ refusal to accept Atun’s prposed changes to the administation.
March 1953: Death of Stalin; most members of the Georgian leadership were subsequently dismissed. March 1956: The anniversary of the death of Stalin (whose memory remained popular in Georgia) occasioned the first ‘nationalist’ demonstration since the 1920s; there was great opposition in this year to perceived ‘russification’. 29 September 1972: Eduard Shevardnadze became head of the Communist Party of Georgia (serving until 1985 when he became Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs), as part of an anti-corruption policy by the central authorities.
1942: Sheikh Sulman bin Hamad al-Khalifa became ruler of Bahrain. 1946: The British Political Residency in the Persian Gulf was moved from Bushehr to Bahrain. 1954: The first locally founded political party was established in Bahrain. 1956: An election to the Education and Health Council took place. Shortly after the elections, there was a strike at the petroleum refinery in protest against the percieved paternalism of the British advisor towards the Sheikh. 1957: Sir Charles Belgrave,the British Advisor to the Sheikh since 1926, retired.