Documentary on the contested legacy of Ataturk.



For anyone interested in how the Turkish Republic came into being; and why a statue of Mustafa Kamal stands in every Turkish city, town and village square, Al Jazeera’s Imran Garda produced an interesting documentary which explores the extraordinary and contested legacy of Ataturk, it can be found here on You Tube.

Part 0ne.–http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN1a9Px25-A

Part two—http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93dg9uQ7qRg

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One response to “Documentary on the contested legacy of Ataturk.

  1. Renegade Eye

    My computer is too slow to watch YouTube. I’ll watch later in the week.

    Regards.

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