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Youngsters protect sea daffodils in danger of extinction in Turkey’s south

Youngsters protect sea daffodils in danger of extinction in Turkey’s south

Young environmentalists are holding a sit-in in an endeavor to protect sea daffodils in danger of extinction in the southern province of Mersin

Comment(s)8/19/2015

Caretta caretta nesting ground revealed on Turkey’s Aegean beach

Caretta caretta nesting ground revealed on Turkey’s Aegean beach

A caretta caretta nesting ground has been discovered in the Milas district of the Aegean province of Muğla, leading authorities to taken it under protection with hedges

Comment(s)8/18/2015

PKK clashes spread to towns amid curfews

PKK clashes spread to towns amid curfews

Clashes between the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and the Turkish security forces have spread to towns in Turkey’s southeast, with curfews declared in the Lice and Silvan districts of Diyarbakır province

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Grief still raw 16 years after Gölcük earthquake

Grief still raw 16 years after Gölcük earthquake

Aug. 17 marked the 16th anniversary on the deadly earthquake in which around 18,000 people were killed in seconds overnight in northwestern Turkey

Comment(s)8/17/2015

Greek businessman offers to build new mosque in return for Trabzon Hagia Sophia

Greek businessman offers to build new mosque in return for Trabzon Hagia Sophia

A Greek-Russian businessman with roots in Turkey’s Black Sea region has offered to cover all the costs of the construction of a mosque in Trabzon in exchange for the Fener Orthodox Greek Patriarchate regaining control of the province’s Hagia Sophia, a church-turned-mosque.

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Turkish resort municipalities call for delay of school opening over bad tourism season

Turkish resort municipalities call for delay of school opening over bad tourism season

The mayors of three Aegean resort towns in Turkey have called on the Education Ministry and Culture Ministry to postpone the reopening of schools by two weeks, in order for the tourism sector to compensate for the losses it has suffered this summer

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VIDEO: Istanbul street band attacked for playing ‘Jewish marches’

VIDEO: Istanbul street band attacked for playing ‘Jewish marches’

'You can’t play Jewish marches here, you can’t play Israeli music here,' an angry man told the band members in Istanbul's Avcılar neighborhood while they were playing 'Bella ciao'

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Cyclists pedal along fault line as Turkey marks 16th anniversary of quake

Cyclists pedal along fault line as Turkey marks 16th anniversary of quake

Cyclists have pedaled from the northeastern province of Kars to northwestern Yalova as part of a project organized by the Search and Rescue Association (AKUT) to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the 1999 İzmit earthquake.

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Pink Floyd gig in Turkey? Pro-gov’t daily says yes, facts say no

Pink Floyd gig in Turkey? Pro-gov’t daily says yes, facts say no

A pro-government newspaper has claimed that Pink Floyd took the stage at a lavish wedding ceremony in Turkey, only for the legendary band’s fans to express disappointment that the report was ultimately unfounded

Comment(s)8/18/2015

Farmers stand guard to protect watermelons before ‘beauty contest’ in Turkey’s southeast

Farmers stand guard to protect watermelons before ‘beauty contest’ in Turkey’s southeast

Producers of Turkey’s most delicious and biggest watermelon species are standing guard in their fields to prevent harm from befalling their produce ahead of next month’s watermelon “beauty contest” in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır

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