TRT World talks to Serdar Mayda, paleontologist, about the Mastodon remains that were recently unearthed in Canakkale’s Ezine district.
The asylum seekers of different nationalities wanted to cross to Lesvos island's Mytilene city in Greece.
“The [1915 Canakkale] bridge with the title of the longest of its kind in the world, will decorate the Strait as a symbol of our 1915 Canakkale Victory,” President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.
"I am not ordering you to attack. I am ordering you to die," commanded Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Turkish Republic.
The truck overturned in the western province of Canakkale while it was carrying 50 irregular migrants.
The Coastal Radar Surveillance System is meant to detect and prevent illegal immigration, smuggling and unauthorised fisheries in mostly western Turkish waters.
Turkish President Erdogan pays tribute to soldiers who lost their lives during the Battle of Gallipoli at annual Anzac Day.
Greek-Turkish tensions have been heating up in the Mediterranean, but some common interests are pushing the two neighbours to co-operate, especially on trade routes.
A bronze stylus was found in Assos, a small historic town located in the northwestern Turkish province of Canakkale.
Every year, Turks commemorate the most significant victory of the Ottoman Empire on March 18, 1915, as well as at least 57,000 lives that were lost fighting off the Allied invasion at Gallipoli. Its echoes continue to resonate today.
Soldiers who died defending the coastline of Gallipoli a century ago are mourned and remembered in Turkey today
Thousands from Australia and New Zealand gather to mark 101st anniversary of Gallipoli landings of troops.
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