9 NovemberNov 2015

The life of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Tomorrow, people of Turkish descent the world over pause to remember and commemorate the life of a great visionary, and one of history’s great leaders, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. Much has been said about the historic figure this year and his high regard for the ANZACs who fought at Gallipoli. What may be less known is his important role after the war in creating a modern, secular, Republic of Turkey from the ashes of the Ottoman Empire.

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