‘The Anxious Diary of Istanbul’: Top Turkish cartoonist describes political climate
30 September 2022 | 1:22 pm
Ersin Karabulut is one of Turkey's most famous cartoonists. His new autobiographical comic strip "The Anxious Diary of Istanbul" has just been published as a book here in France.
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