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Exhibition opens

An exhibition marking the 101st anniversary of naval battles in the Dardanelles campaign will open on Friday at the University of Kyrenia. The display will depict the battles through oil paintings, photographs, propaganda posters, ship models portraits, Ottoman diagrams and maps, silk and linen handkerchiefs produced as mementos and replicas of mines and torpedos deployed at the time.

Entrance to the show, near Girne’s new harbour, costs 10TL. The duration of the display has yet to be confirmed.

Dardanelles campaign

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