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About Atatürk

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Submitted by Meral (Turkey), Apr 13, 2011 at 05:57

Atatürk was born to a müslüman family. He abolished all those dresses you mentioned cause there was a dress code in ottoman time to differentiate the nationalities.You are just not someone from this country and everything Atatürk has done seems wicked for people like you. ...

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