Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP

Turkish president mocked for adopting 'Lord of the Rings'-like costumes for palace guards

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is flanked by honour guards in period costumes during a recent official ceremony. Photo: AP
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