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Forgotten Consequences: The Impact of the Korean War on the Influence of the Military in Turkish Politics and Society By Ata Akiner
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It is often forgotten that between 1950 and 1971, the Republic of Turkey dispatched over 50,000 soldiers to the Korean Peninsula to serve under the UN banner. This study looks at recently... More > declassified official documents and correspondence, analyzes US and Turkish foreign policy and domestic political changes at the time, and integrates newspaper coverage and interviews with Turkish veterans from the Korean War, ultimately shedding new light on why these soldiers were deployed and what the short and long-term consequences of this fateful decision were. The impact of the Korean War on Turkey appears to not only have been lasting domestic changes, but also an aftershock that is still being felt around the whole world until today. Also includes map, chart, and 14 photos.< Less

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