(TURKEY) Afro-Turks dancing their traditional African dance. "Afro-Turk" is a neologism; they have been colloquially named as Arap (Arab) in Turkish, and are now also referred to as Afrika kökenli Türkler (Turks with African roots).
Afro-Turks from the districts of Ortaca, Dalaman and Köycegiz in the southwestern province of Mugla got together to celebrate Obama’s success. They hung banners declaring “Barack Obama, we love you very much” during the solidarity event, held at Toprak Ana (Mother Earth) in Ortaca, Turkey.
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