Ataturk


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Turkish statesman who abolished the caliphate and founded Turkey as a modern secular state (1881-1938)

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Ataturk also dedicated this day to the children of the country to emphasize that they were the future of the new nation.
Tan said that Ataturk's successes and his democratic heritage made him one of the most important visionist leaders of the last century, besides, Turkey had a unique position in the Muslim world, a lively and secular democracy as well as a growing economy thanks to Ataturk.
BBC correspondent Ben Ando said Ms Sutton arrived at Ataturk Airport on a flight from London on Saturday and had a two-hour wait for a connecting flight, which she apparently missed.
Ataturk Ala-Too University president Osman Gokalp said the Turkish news service "Haberler" has accused the founders of educational institutions in Kyrgyzstan Sebat and Ataturk Ala-Too of various violations.
And the shower of phlegm, coins and, at one point, a mobile phone that rained down on the visiting media in the press box from the upper tier at the Ataturk was overstepping the mark.
Spurs responded strongly to the impromptu break at the Ataturk Olimpiyat Stadium, with Roberto Soldado having several chances, but Besiktas went ahead in the 59th minute when Tosun turned home from close range.
Ottoman Turkish evolved as the administrative language of the 600-year-old multi-ethnic Ottoman Empire, on whose ruins Ataturk created Turkey's modern republic.
We cannot even think that we do not need investing in Ataturk Airport while institutions such as DHMI, Turkish Airlines, Havas and Celebi continue their investments.
Commenting on the Limak Group deal, TAV Airports CEO and President Sani Sener said: "Becoming a partner at Sabiha Gokcen Airport is a bold strategic move for TAV, as Ataturk is planned to be closed when the new airport will be put into service in Istanbul.
Thousands poured into Dolmabahce Palace on Sunday to participate in the commemoration ceremony which was held at 09:05 (local time) the supreme moment of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.
laid floral wreath on the Mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.
After many years, Turkey is once again on the front pages of newspapers and the breaking news across the world as a sad story from the Orient, Erol Rizaov comments for Utrinski Vesnik and adds that Erdogan's democracy, the unfulfilled promise of Kemal Ataturk and the Eastern sin of Europe raised the upheaval on "Taksim".
The airline is offering 14 flights per week from Istanbul Ataturk Airport in Turkey, to JFK International Airport, in US, effective March 25, 2012; daily non-stop flights to Los Angeles International Airport from Istanbul Ataturk Airport, effective March 26, 2012; and daily non-stop flights to Dulles International Airport, from Istanbul Ataturk Airport, effective March 31, 2012.
Correa said Alfaro made the country secular, adding that he could launch initiatives to construct the statue of Ataturk in Ecuador's capital.
Summary: ANKARA -- General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces,on Tuesday visited the Mausoleum of Kemal Ataturk, founder and first president of the Republic of Turkey.