December 16, 2005

For Orhan

Turkey has often denied
The WWI Armenian genocide
Now Orhan is on trial
For his views on the denial
Apparently he has hurt Turkish pride

Times Online 16/12/05: Orhan Pamuk, Turkey’s best-known novelist, goes on trial today on charges of insulting his country’s national identity. Get the story here

1 comment:

  1. Never did a doubt lurk
    of evil in your fellow Turk
    but once you break out
    of your coccoon and look about
    you'll see it's all in a days work