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ATAA Condemns PKK’s Execution of 13 Turkish Hostages in Iraq

February 15, 2021, Alexandria, VA | The Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) strongly condemns the execution of 13 Turkish hostages including Turkish soldiers, police officers and civilians held by outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) terrorists in northern Iraq. Since 1984, the PKK, designated by the United States, NATO and EU as a terrorist organization, has [...]

ATAA Condemns PKK’s Execution of 13 Turkish Hostages in Iraq2021-02-15T16:34:03-05:00

ATAA Remembers Victims of Armenian Terrorism

Mehmet Baydar Turkish Consul General Bahadır Demir Turkish Vice Consul Kemal Arıkan Turkish Consul General   January 27, 1973: Santa Barbara, California On January 27, 1973, Armenian American extremist, Gourgen Yanikian, assassinated the Los Angeles Turkish Consul General Mehmet Baydar and Vice Consul Bahadir Demir, after inviting the Turkish diplomats to his hotel suite to present [...]

ATAA Remembers Victims of Armenian Terrorism2021-01-28T14:50:52-05:00

ATAA Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today, the Turkish American Community honors the life and legacy of a remarkable man, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his commitment to equality and justice. Dr. King never wavered from his path of peaceful opposition to segregation and discrimination. Indeed, segregation was still exercised in America, one hundred years after the Civil War, which claimed [...]

ATAA Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.2021-01-18T23:41:42-05:00

ATAA 2020 BOD Election Results

January 16, 2021, Alexandria, VA | The Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) is pleased to announce the result  of  the 2020 Board of Directors Election. All candidates were nominated and selected in strict accordance with the ATAA bylaws and procedures. Those candidates who were nominated expressed their voluntary and explicit agreement that the nomination of [...]

ATAA 2020 BOD Election Results2021-01-19T00:33:58-05:00

ATAA President Gökhan Özalp’s Farewell Message

Dear Members of the Assembly of Turkish American Associations and Friends, I am writing this piece as a farewell statement and a heartfelt note of appreciation to thank our members for the trust and support they bestowed upon us during my presidency. With your help, ATAA has continued to be the most prominent umbrella organization in [...]

ATAA President Gökhan Özalp’s Farewell Message2020-12-23T13:05:06-05:00

ATAA and the Turkish American Cause Depend on Your Support!

Dear Friend: Today, we are writing to appeal for your support and help for the Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA). Like all organizations, the ATAA has also been negatively affected by the global pandemic and is seeking support from community members like you. Since its founding in 1979, the ATAA has made remarkable strides in representing [...]

ATAA and the Turkish American Cause Depend on Your Support!2020-12-23T13:03:10-05:00

ATAA Hosts Webinar on the 82nd Anniversary of Passing of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

In commemoration of the 82nd anniversary of the passing of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, and in support of the World Science Day for Peace and Development, the Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) and The Light Millennium jointly hosted the Science with and for Society webinar on November 7, 2020. The participating panelists were: Ambassador Ertugrul Apakan, [...]

ATAA Hosts Webinar on the 82nd Anniversary of Passing of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk2020-12-21T14:43:44-05:00

Dispossessed: America In Pursuit of Justice and Healing During Covid-19

By Nilgun Anadolu-Okur, Ph.D. “A riot is the language of the unheard. America has failed to hear that the promises of freedom and justice have not been met.” 1 It had begun long before George Floyd’s senseless killing by a white police officer on May 25, 2020. Since Michael Brown’s shooting in 2014 several Black men [...]

Dispossessed: America In Pursuit of Justice and Healing During Covid-192020-12-23T13:06:34-05:00

ATAA “Toplum ile Toplum için Bilim” Webinarı, 7 Kasım 2020, 2pm ET

ATAA UN Related Announcements #5 Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’ün (10 Kasım 1938) aramızdan ayrılışının 82. Yıldönümü Anısına ve UNESCO’nun 31 C/20 no’lu Kararnamesi çerçevesinde; BARIŞ VE GELİŞME İÇİN DÜNYA BİLİM GÜNÜ (10 Kasım) ve Uluslararası Bilim Haftasına katkı amacıyla; Webinarı'nı Birleşmiş Milletler Küresel Hedefler Bölümü’ne (UNDGC_CSO) üye Türk Amerikan Dernekleri Kurulu (ATAA), ATAA BM İlişkiler Komitesi öncülüğünde [...]

ATAA “Toplum ile Toplum için Bilim” Webinarı, 7 Kasım 2020, 2pm ET2021-02-11T13:26:39-05:00

ATAA Webinar: Science with and for Society, November 7, 2pm ET

ATAA UN Related Announcements #5 Assembly of Turkish American Associations & The Light Millennium, associated with the United Nations Department of Global Communications, proudly present: In Commemoration of the 82nd anniversary of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's passing, and in support of the World Science Day for Peace and Development (UNESCO 31 C/Resolution 20) (10 November) Honorary Speaker on Atatürk AMBASSADOR [...]

ATAA Webinar: Science with and for Society, November 7, 2pm ET2021-02-11T13:26:48-05:00
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