• British base official Ian Brayshaw walks past an abandoned rusted U.S made car at the British military base in Episkopi near the southern coastal city of Limassol in the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.  The cars were abandoned by Turkish Cypriot owners inside a British military base amid the confusion of a war 42 years ago that cleaved Cyprus along ethnic lines.  Now base authorities are hoping to reawaken the interest of owners to reclaim these vehicles before their disposal starts next year. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

    Abandoned amid Cyprus war, cars await owners’ loving touch

    EPISKOPI, Cyprus (AP) — It’s last call for the owner to reclaim a late 1950s Dodge Coronet, shades of sky-blue paint still visible on its tailfins, that’s been rusting on a British military base for over four decades.

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