The founding cadre of the Republic of Turkey who had taken lesson from the previous experience employed various methods in order to introduce the newly-established regime to the world public opinion. In accordance to this purpose, media in the countries on a line extending from Western Europe to China, Russia and Cyprus were helped financially mostly from the public funds. In order to introduce Turkish culture and music, committees were sent to the above-mentioned areas and they participated in organizations such as exhibitions and so on. Moreover, the Turkish and Islamic geographiers carrying a torch for Turkey were contacted, new Turkish letters were introduced, and great efforts were made to maintain cultural interaction with the above mentioned regions. Thus, the new regime was introduced in the different parts of the world and it was ensured that people living in these regions warmheartedly remained close to the Republic of Turkey.
Keywords: Introduction, Newspaper, Aid, Culture, Exhibition, Concert
DOI Number: 10.9737/hist.2017.512