Turkey and Turkish politics – part four

Signed Photograph of Adolf Hitler and His Best Wishes for Reza Shah Pahlavi - from wikipedia

With the previous post on the topic, I ended the period of Turkey's formation as a "modern" country, a period where the people was ordered to look to the European West instead of Mecca. I haven't mentioned the fact that Iran's Shah Reza Pahlavi I, was a great admirer of Atatürk, wanting to do the same, in Iran. More to know of The expat Shah's father, is his admiration for another "great" … [Read more...]