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Visiting Gallipoli, Turkey for ANZAC day commemorations

On the 25th April 1915 brave Australian and New Zealand troops landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula in an attempt to destabilize the Ottoman Empire, a German ally in the First World War. More than 8,000 soldiers were tragically killed. Today, Australians and New Zealanders gather each year in commemoration of the lives lost in Turkey. […]