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World Artists Pay Tribute To Syrian Boy Who Drowned Off Turkey Coast

Syrian Boy Drowned Off Turkey Coast

The world shows its grief and anger over the death of tragic Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi who died off Turkish coast. In harrowing photos that shocked the world, 3-years-old Aylan Kurdi, was seen face down in the sand of Turkey’s Bodrum beach after he drowned alongside his mother Rehan, 35, and brother Galip, five.

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Turkish Bride & Groom Feed 4,000 Syrian Refugees On Their Wedding Day

Turkish Bride & Groom Feed 4,000 Syrian Refugees On Their Wedding Day

This is how a Turkish couple celebrated their wedding, serving food to 4,000 Syrian refugees. The wedding took place in the southern Turkish city of Kilis, located on the Syrian border. Bride Esra Polat, 20 and groom Fethullah Üzümcüoğlu, 24 decided to use the money their families had saved for a wedding party to help those in need. Working together with Turkish charity Kimse Yok Mu, they took their place behind the counter still dressed in their wedding dress and spent the day feeding 4,000 refugees.

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Heart Shape Formed In Sky By Turkish Army

Turks stand for a minutes silence as the Turkish Stars, the Turkish army’s aerobatic demonstration team, shape a heart over the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, hero of the War of Independence and founding father of modern Turkish Republic at 9:05, marking the 76th anniversary of his death, in Ankara, Turkey.

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6,000 People Forming Large Portrait of Mustafa Kamal Ataturk In Turkey

Mustafa Kamal Ataturk Portrait

In this aerial photo made available by the Turkish Military, some 6,000 people form a large portrait of Mustafa Kamal Ataturk, the founder of modern Turkey at his mausoleum in Ankara, Turkey.

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