|Vretça (Turkish); Βρέτσια (Greek)|
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Vretsia (Turkish: Vretça, Greek: Βρέτσια) is an abandoned Turkish Cypriot village in the Paphos District of Cyprus, located 4 km east of Koilineia. After the 1974 war, the Turkish-Cypriot natives of the village were forced to abandon the village and emigrate to the north of Cyprus.
Notable People from Vrestia
- Özker Özgür, pro-unification Turkish-Cypriot politician and parliamentarian.
- Dr. İhsan Ali, Turkish-Cypriot diplomat and advisor to Archbishop Makarios.
- Prof. Dr. Salih Karaali, Professor of Astronomy at the Istanbul University.
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