Yoman Geva 013, 1952

Planting of Ataturk Forest on Mount Carmel

1952
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President of Israel Yitzhak Ben Zvi delivers a speech and plants a tree in a forest named after the first President of Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. The forest is planted near Geva Carmel moshav, inhabited predominantly by Turkish immigrants.

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