News, Turkey

Çanakkale ready to celebrate 100th anniversary of Çanakkale Victory

1 min read

Ahead of the ceremonies, which are expected to bring world leaders together, hundreds of grandchildren of the ANZAC army corps arrived in Çanakkale in five cruiser ships and buses.

The grandchildren of ANZAC army corps are visiting the graves of their ancestors as part of the events.

The spirit of Çanakkale will be promoted in celebrations, to which Turkey invited heads of state of 106 countries and senior managers of 34 international organizations.

The ceremonies will be held on April 24-25 in Anzac Bay and at the British Memorial, Martrys’ Memorial, Conkbayırı and 57th Regiment, where the skirmishes took place.

Resource: TRT, April 22, 2015

Related Articles

mm
The New Turkey is a news-analysis portal dedicated to cover the issues on the agenda of Turkey and the world. The New Turkey covers a wide range of topics including domestic, regional and global politics, economy and intellectual currents.