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Halı milyarderi
Posta, 25 Eylül 2001 Sali

ABD, Virginia'da halıcılık yapan Saul Baradovski (64), 38 yılda Türkiye'den 6 bin halı ve kilim satın aldı. Konyalı halı ve kilim üretecilerinin "Saul Amca" adını taktıkları Baradovski, Türkiye'ye toplam 700 bin dolar döviz girdisi sağladı. Yıllardır çeşitli ülkelerden ABD'ye binlerce halı ithal eden Baradovski, Türk halılarının büyük ilgi gördüğünü dile getirdi. • Kerem PULGAT

English Translation:

(Please note that most Turkish newspapers love to exaggerate and make up quotes and figures for their articles.)

"Saul Barodofsky is a 64 year old rug dealer from Charlottesville, Virginia. He has been coning to Turkey for more than 38 years and has purchased over 6,000 carpets and kilims. Carpet and kilim dealers in Konya have nicknamed him 'Uncle Saul'. He has done over 700,000 Dollars worth of business during his trips to Turkey and surrounding countries. Barodofsky says Turkish carpets are some of the most sought after in the rug world."
  
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