Kandulu and his wife Gonul look at family photographs at their house in Bostanci, a village near the town of Morphou.
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When Greek- and Turkish-Cypriot leaders meet for land-for-peace talks Monday aimed at ending the island's decades-old division, the future of a famed orange-growing center will be a core dispute.Now named Guzelyurt in Turkish, it is home to around 18,000 Turkish Cypriots, some of whom have lived here for more than four decades.It has always been agreed that some of the territory currently controlled by the Turkish Cypriots will be ceded to Greek Cypriot control in any peace deal.Turkish Cypriots made up just 18 percent of the island's population in 1974 but they currently control more than a third of its territory.It is an issue for Greek Cypriot leader Nicos Anastasiades and his Turkish Cypriot counterpart Mustafa Akinci to thrash out in five days of intensive talks in Switzerland this week.When Greek Cypriot fighters occupied their Turkish-majority village, Ramadan's family fled to a nearby British military base.The plan was approved by Turkish Cypriot voters but Greek Cypriot voters overwhelmingly rejected it.
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