A fascinating documentary from 1958, narrated by Walter Kronkite. Some of the propagandistic statements such as describing Ataturk as ‘democracy minded’ rather than acknowledging his ruthless dictatorship are both humourous and poignant, given the current state of affairs in Erdogan’s Turkey.
Posted by Ian Greenhalgh on March 12, 2016, With 2022 Reads Filed under Middle East, World. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.