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Kurds Setting Condtions for Independent State in Iraq

» by July 5th, 2014 at 3:33 am » Comments (0)

For those following the on going mess in Iraq, there is some good that could come out of this if you are a supporter of the Kurds in the north ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Street Fighter Car Commercial Going Viral

» by February 26th, 2014 at 4:04 pm » Comments (0)

This hysterical commercial featuring #Ryu from #StreetFighter is going viral->— DramaFever (@dramafever) February 26, 2014 more »

Picture of the Day: Turkish Soldiers Visit Korean War Monument

» by December 13th, 2013 at 1:26 pm » Comments (5)

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] A Turkish military football team salutes in front of a monument marking Turkey's participation in the 1950-53 Korean War in Yongin, south of Seoul, on Dec. ...more »

Turkey & Korea To Discuss Joint Development of Fighter Jet

» by February 15th, 2012 at 8:00 am » Comments (7)

Considering that Turkey has already purchased technology from the K2 tanks and K9/K10 self propelled artillery from South Korea this makes sense to invite them in the development of a ...more »

Picture of the Day: Turkish Soldier On Horseback

» by February 17th, 2011 at 1:10 pm » Comments (0)

Wearied by long marches on foot, a Turkish U.N. solider sits astride a mule he took from an enemy soldier in Korea on May 5, 1951. He ambushed the advancing ...more »

Korea Repays Debt to Turkish Korean War Veteran

» by October 3rd, 2008 at 10:07 pm » Comments (6)

Here is an interesting story about a Turkish Korean War veteran who has returned to Korea to receive a prostetic for an injury received during the war: Tavsan lost his left ...more »

Korea Increases Defense Cooperation with Turkey

» by May 29th, 2008 at 4:16 pm » Comments (5)

Korea ties with Middle East military power Turkey continues to expand: South Korea and Turkey on Tuesday signed an agreement on mutual logistics support, enabling smooth exchanges of military munitions during ...more »

Heroes of the Korean War: General Tahsin Yazici – Part 5

» by March 14th, 2008 at 1:49 pm » Comments (3)

The Turkish Korean War Legacy The Turkish Brigade was not spared the ravages of the failed Kunu-ri battle between the 2nd Infantry Division and the five Chinese divisions. The Turks ...more »

Heroes of the Korean War: General Tahsin Yazici – Part 2

» by March 11th, 2008 at 12:38 pm » Comments (4)

The Final UN Offensive into North Korea In November of 1950 General Douglas MacArthur had begun a final massive offensive operation in North Korea to mop up the remaining elements of ...more »

Heroes of the Korean War: General Tahsin Yazici – Part 1

» by March 10th, 2008 at 12:14 pm » Comments (14)

Background The Korean War saw a total of 22 countries participate in the defense of the Republic of Korea against communist aggression from North Korea. These countries that answered the ...more »

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