The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations of the United Nation’s Department of Public Information (DPI) met on 23 June 2017 and approved Ataturk Society of America’s application for association with the Department.
This year’s celebration was held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 4:00 – 6:00pm at the School of International Service, American University, Washington, DC
The United Nation’s Department of Public Information (DPI) has approved Atatürk Society of America for association with the Department. This association constitutes a commitment on the part of ASA to disseminate information and raise public awareness about the purposes and activities of the United Nations and issues of global concern. As an associated NGO, ASA […]CONTINUE READING →
On May 19, 1919 Ataturk sailed into Samsun, setting off the chain of events leading to the establishment of the Republic of Turkey. He announced that they were taking up arms to oppose imperialism, and mobilizing for the eventual liberation of the nation. Thus the day is emblematic of the birth of the nation. In […]CONTINUE READING →
Amerika Atatürk Derneği, Türkiye’deki iktidar partisinin Ulusun onayına sunmak üzere hazırladığı Anayasa değişiklikleri ile ilgili olarak, Atatürk’ün düşüncesi ve eserlerini korumak ve yaymak amacı çerçevesinde aşağıdaki bildiriyi Ulusun bilgisine sunmaktadır. “I. Dünya Savaşı galiplerinin işgalinden, ve onlara karşı ulusun onurunu korumaktan kaçınan Osmanlı gericiliğinden kurtuluş, ulusun Atatürk önderliğinde savaşması ve Cumhuriyet Anayasasını kabul etmesiyle başarılmıştır. […]CONTINUE READING →
We strongly condemn the investigations, accusations and arrests made in accordance with the law of “Combating Terror” against the most historic institution of the Turkish press, the Cumhuriyet Newspaper. As one of the most important pillars of civilized society, press institutions and members have the responsibility to collect and disseminate news and to nourish the […]CONTINUE READING →