Imagine a country with one arm stretching over to the Far East in the Japanese sea, one arm in the South East in Georgia, one arm in North West Finland and another in the South in Mongolia and to have diplomatic relations with them since 1497, the date they first appointed an Ambassador in Istanbul.
And again, imagine a country that contributed to your victory in the War of Independence through its relations that began in the early 1920 and its financial contribution. It is not commonly known that this is the reason why with the direct orders of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk the Republic memorial in Taksim contains the sculptures of two generals of this country.
Well, if one night you dream that you embarked upon a Trans – Siberia journey with the famous film director Fatih Akin, how would you feel? Who would want to embark upon that journey with Fatih Akin? Who wouldn’t?!