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Loizidou and Cyprus (intervening) v Turkey, Merits, App no 15318/89, Case No 40/1993/435/514, ECHR 1996-VI, [1996] ECHR 70, (1997) 23 EHRR 513, IHRL 3333 (ECHR 1996), 18th December 1996, European Court of Human Rights [ECHR]; Grand Chamber [ECHR]

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Whether Turkey had jurisdiction over Northern Cyprus for the purposes of Article 1 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (‘European Convention on Human Rights’, ‘ECHR’).

Whether the European Court of Human Rights had jurisdiction ratione temporis to examine the applicant’s complaints.

Whether Article 1 of Protocol No 1 to the ECHR applied to cases involving a continuing denial of access to property.

Whether the concept of ‘home’ in Article 8(1) of the ECHR applied to situations where there was a mere intention to live in a property, the construction of which was not yet complete.

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