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YASHIN, Neshe

Neshe Yashin / © cips/vidaluz(*1959) is a well known Turkish Cypriot poet and author.

In Cyprus she became famous in 1976 for her poem „Which half“, till today a common peace symbol for both, Greek and Turkish Cypriots. For years she is very involved in the movement for the re-unification of the island. Since the mid 80s she has been living and working in south Nicosia.