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2500 BC; Bronze Age 'Sun Disk'  

Ankara, Turkey 2500 BC; Bronze Age 'Sun Disk'

The sun disk is the symbol of Ankara. This one was recovered from a local dig in the 1940's.
Ankara, Turkey

October 22nd 2015
I bought the plane ticket to Ankara mainly because it was so inexpensive. $40 round-trip direct from Canakkale to Turkey's capital city. Get out of town. I think I pay that much in airport tax back in Florida. I figured I would do a solo recon mission for future reference. That was on the 7th of October. At 10 AM on October 10th Ankara suffered, what its citizens simply refer to as; The Event. ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Central Anatolia » Ankara » Gündoğan

Turkish Flag Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
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