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Dragon & Lion Parade - Samsun İstiklal Caddesi
Turkey

Bu gösteri 2012 Çin kültür yılı ve 19 Mayıs Atatürk'ü Anma Gençlik ve Spor Bayramı kapsamında gerçekleştirilmiştir.

Copyright: Özgür Örsoğlu
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Taken: 14/05/2012
Uploaded: 15/05/2012
Updated: 27/06/2014
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