Mourning family members seen during the funeral prayers for a mine explosion victim in Zonguldak, Turkey, Friday, May 21, 2010. Rescuers on Thursday found the bodies of 28 miners deep in a damaged coal mine near the northern Black Sea port of Zonguldak, making the methane gas explosion three days earlier one of the deadliest mine accidents in Turkey in recent years. Rescuers are still trying to find two miners still missing in the mine.? Read more » (AP Photo)
27 May Cigarette Brand/ Drawing by Atıf Tuna Full page magazine ad. Packaging photo. After fifty years may 27, 1969 coup is still behind some smoke and mirrors. But during the period after the coup it was also about smokes.
50 years ago Turkish students are protesting in New York infront of UN building to give legitimacy to may 27, 1960 Coup that toppled Demokrat parti. Their signs rea “40 people lost… dozens killed by government …3000 students in detention camps…We want Free Speech…Down with Menderes… We do not want Dictatorship…” and many other black misinformation propaganda that were outright lies.