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Başınız sağolsun: A Turkish idiom in honor of the Soma disaster’s anniversary


Last year was witness to the worst mining disaster in Turkish history…as we drove through the town of Soma last June, the memorial to the miners stood tall. Black banners and flags flew off of a number of the terraces … Continue reading

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