Kashmir’s top resistance leader on Monday marked Anadolu Agency’s 100th year of operations.
Syed Ali Geelani, 90, praised Anadolu Agency for standing up for “oppressed people”.
“Please accept my heartfelt congratulations and best wishes on this century of landmark success,” Geelani said, congratulating the agency’s Director-General Senol Kazanci.
Anadolu Agency was established on April 6, 1920 by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the Republic of Turkey, to cover the Turkish War of Independence for readers across the world.
“This is the single news wire agency in the Muslim world which disseminates news without bias, but on the basis