Refugees were pushed back by Greek authorities into Turkish territorial waters, according to Turkish security sources.
Etel Adnan, the daughter of a Turkish officer and an Ottoman Greek mother, born in Lebanon with roots in Turkey, France and the US, has a colourful and thorough retrospective at Istanbul’s Pera Museum, called ‘Impossible Homecoming.’
Opposition HDP says a gunman entered the building in Izmir province, fired shots and attempted to set the office on fire.
Becoming Turkey’s first lifeguard with Down syndrome is only one of Irem Oztekin’s many successes. The 20-year old university student is also a professional swimmer with medals won in Turkey and abroad.
Magnitude 5.1, 4.8 and 5.1 temblors hit off Turkey’s Izmir province. The first two were a minute apart from each other and the third occurred three hours later.
Despite the unusually warm weather in December and the pandemic, daffodil growers are scraping a living off the beautiful flowers.
Rescue operations have ended in Turkey's Izmir province, where a deadly earthquake killed 117 people.
Turkey's disaster agency says all search-and-rescue efforts are over in Izmir province after the deadly quake last week.
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The death toll from the Izmir earthquake has risen to 112 with 137 people getting treatment in the hospitals.
Five days after a strong earthquake hit Izmir, the hope of rescuing people alive was slowly fading away. Then, little Ayda was found alive after 91 hours. Hope was renewed.
Friday's powerful earthquake shook the country's Aegean coast, killing at least 102 people and injuring hundreds of others as buildings gave way in Izmir province.
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