Epic independence fight in 21st century. Turkish independence war against occupying forces (Greece, England, France, Italy) in her land.
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Series cast summary:
Asli Öyken ...
 Nesrin Hanim (6 episodes, 1994)
Ege Aydan ...
 Capt. Faruk Bey (6 episodes, 1994)
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 Lloyd George, P.M. of England (6 episodes, 1994)
Aytaç Arman ...
 Gen. Enver Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Haluk Kurtoglu ...
 Gen. Papoulas (6 episodes, 1994)
Macit Koper ...
 Gen. Hadjianesti (6 episodes, 1994)
Alev Sezer ...
 Gen. Trikoupis (6 episodes, 1994)
Mehmet Aslantug ...
 Capt. Fazil Bey (6 episodes, 1994)
Mehmet Ege ...
 Gen. Fahrettin Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Müsfik Kenter ...
 Gen. Harrington (6 episodes, 1994)
Timur Selçuk ...
 Gen. Refet Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Semih Sergen ...
 Gen. Yakup Sevki Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Askin Nur Yengi ...
 Fikriye Hanim (6 episodes, 1994)
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 King Constantine of Greece (6 episodes, 1994)
Rutkay Aziz ...
 Marsl. Gazi Mustafa Kemal Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Savas Dinçel ...
 Gen. Ismet Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Ayda Aksel ...
 Corp. Halide Edip Hanim (6 episodes, 1994)
Mahmut Cevher ...
 F.Marsl. Fevzi Pasa (6 episodes, 1994)
Mehmet Çerezcioglu ...
 Gounaris, P.M. of Greece (2 episodes, 1994)
Engin Inal ...
 Dr. Adnan Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Don Henderson ...
 Lord Curzon (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Winston Churchill (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Mohammad Ali Jinnah (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Ms. Stevenson (2 episodes, 1994)
Yaman Okay ...
 Col. 'Deli' Halit Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Yavuzer Çetinkaya ...
 Ali Sükrü Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
...
 Yakup Kadri Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Avni Yalçin ...
 Gen. Selahattin Adil Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Gen. Sarigiannis (2 episodes, 1994)
Taner Barlas ...
 Gen. Spridonos (2 episodes, 1994)
Kutay Köktürk ...
 Col. Pallis (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Veli Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Macide Tanir ...
 Zübeyde Hanim (2 episodes, 1994)
Necdet Mahfi Ayral ...
 Old Man (2 episodes, 1994)
Mücap Ofluoglu ...
 Ziya Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Zihni Küçümen ...
 Sir Rumbold (2 episodes, 1994)
Erol Keskin ...
 Mr. Franklin Buillon (2 episodes, 1994)
Kenan Bal ...
 Col. Asim Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Füsun Demirel ...
 'Kara' Fatma Seher Hanim, Chief of Female Guerilla Group (2 episodes, 1994)
Altan Akisik ...
 Gen. Frangou (2 episodes, 1994)
Kenan Isik ...
 Gen. Kazim Karabekir Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Sümer Tilmaç ...
 Col. Kemalettin Sami Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Alp Öyken ...
 Father of Nesrin Hanim (2 episodes, 1994)
Levent Özdilek ...
 Lt.Col. Nazim Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Nedim Dogan ...
 Gen. Izzettin Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Fikret Kuskan ...
 Capt. 'Kemrelik' (2 episodes, 1994)
Can Kolukisa ...
 Yusuf Kemal Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Yilmaz Zafer ...
 Dr. Nazim Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Aslan Altin ...
 Gen. Marden (2 episodes, 1994)
Ali Taygun ...
 Ali Kemal Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Lieut. Refik Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Feyzi Tuna ...
 Sultan Vahdettin of Ottoman Empire (2 episodes, 1994)
Tunca Yönder ...
 P.M. Kalegerapoulos of Greece (2 episodes, 1994)
Nihat Ileri ...
 Foreign Commissioner Chicherin of Soviet Russia (2 episodes, 1994)
Mümtaz Sevinç ...
 Gen. Ali Fuat Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Levent Ülgen ...
 Lt.Col. Kenan Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Selcuk Uluergüven ...
 Mehmet Sükrü Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Sgt.Maj. Gazi (2 episodes, 1994)
Dinçer Sümer ...
 Col. Behiç Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Hikmet Karagöz ...
 'Deli' Dervish (2 episodes, 1994)
Nurettin Sen ...
 Hamdullah Suphi Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Cevdet Aricilar ...
 Col. Resat Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Mustafa Yavuz ...
 'Kara' Vasif (2 episodes, 1994)
Ferdi Merter ...
 P.M. Protopapadakis of Greece (2 episodes, 1994)
Yücel Erten ...
 Dr. Riza Nur Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Mustafa Alabora ...
 Hasan Saka (2 episodes, 1994)
Gazanfer Ündüz ...
 Adm. Rauf Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Halit Ergör ...
 Hüsrev Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Yasar Güner ...
 Sait Molla (2 episodes, 1994)
Turgay Tanülkü ...
 Lt.Col. Salih Bey (Aide-de-camp of M.Kemal Pasa) (2 episodes, 1994)
Güven Besimoglu ...
 Mr. Rattigan (2 episodes, 1994)
Erdal Küçükkömürcü ...
 Col. Plastiras (2 episodes, 1994)
Ahmet Sezerel ...
 Halil Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Koray Ergun ...
 Maj. Tevfik Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Yasar Cemil Akin ...
 Zamir Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Devrim Parscan ...
 Gen. Dusmanis (2 episodes, 1994)
Yaman Tarcan ...
 Lt.Col. Hayrullah Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Orhan Aydin ...
 Gen. Dimaras (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Gen. Kazim Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Ihsan Baysal ...
 Ambassador Aralov of Soviet Russia (2 episodes, 1994)
Aytaç Yörükaslan ...
 Abdullah Usta (2 episodes, 1994)
Altan Gördüm ...
 Lt.Col. Naci Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
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 Capt. 'Topal Gazi' (2 episodes, 1994)
Metin Çekmez ...
 Sgt.Maj. Eyüp (2 episodes, 1994)
Kivilcim Kaya ...
 Gen. 'Sakalli' Nurettin Pasa (2 episodes, 1994)
Mehmet Güleryüz ...
 Hafiz Mehmet Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
Cevat Capan ...
 Musa Kazim Hoca (2 episodes, 1994)
Ece Okay ...
 Guerilla-Woman (2 episodes, 1994)
Yüksel Arici ...
 Lt.Col. Stimber (2 episodes, 1994)
Sahin Ergüney ...
 Maj. Baki Bey (2 episodes, 1994)
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Epic independence fight in 21st century. Turkish independence war against occupying forces (Greece, England, France, Italy) in her land.

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Simon Ward reprises his role as Winston Churchill from Young Winston (1972). See more »

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Marsl. Gazi Mustafa Kemal Pasa: [Mustafa Kemal was entering a house through a large crowd. There is Greek flag laid on the floor] What does it mean?
Daugher of the house: Please Pasha you should do as they did.
Lady of the house: King entered this house walking on our flag.
Marsl. Gazi Mustafa Kemal Pasa: He made a mistake by violating the symbol of a nation. I will not make that mistake.
[to the corporal]
Marsl. Gazi Mustafa Kemal Pasa: Take it, kid
Corporal: As you command, Pasha.
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