What did Turkish television do, the first time Cyprus sang in the Eurovision Song Contest?

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What did Turkish television do, the first time Cyprus sang in the Eurovision Song Contest?

Showed commercials

Explanation

The first time ever Cyprus participated in a Eurovision Song Contest final, Turkish television showed commercials whilst the Cypriot entry was performed. This was in 1981 with the song "Monika". Cyprus and Turkey did not give each other points in the Eurovision Song Contest 2003 because of political problems between the two countries. Cyprus is known for always giving 12 points to Greece. The last time Cyprus did not award Greece 12 points was in 1996.

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