Sunday 18 February 2018

Hugh O’Flaherty: Turkey's road from WWI to EU embrace

Hugh O’Flaherty

At one of the cemeteries at the site of the World War One battlefield of Gallipoli, there is a monument with these words of Mustafa Kemal (known as Ataturk -- "father of the Turks") inscribed:

Those heroes that shed their blood

And lost their lives

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