Instanbul Fish Market, Taken in the Kennedy Cd. Istanbul, 2012.
Revisiting this out of mere nostalgia
Red memory, deconstructed by sunlight. Berlin 2012.
"Time: 13:30 Date: 9/1/1987
Monitored by the Iraqi Broadcasting and TV Department Communique issued by the Khatim Al-Anbiya Headquarters Joint operations centre of the guards and the army. In the name of God the compassionate, the merciful, The heroic-hard working nation
The zealous soldiers of Islam have once again demonstrated their fighting ability which stems from their belief. They carried out the Kerbala operations at 00:30 today (Baghdad local time) under the slogan “Zahra”. These operations are in reaction to the enemy’s recent evil actions of using chemical weapons and the false information claims of the Iraqi regime. The Islamic forces carried out sophisticated amphibious operations by virtue of the heavenly care in the Shalamcha which is the most important defensive line of the zionist enemy in the battlefronts…”
What do you find when you walk into an abandoned embassy? These documents were left behind when the staff disappeared from the Iraqi Embassy at the GDR (East Berlin) in 1990. You can find lots of reports, letters, manuals, publications and other goods from the Saddam Hussein’s regime in the times of the Gulf War.