Lifting weights heavier than themselves, the group of around 20 women are flexing their muscles in a country where sport has long been the domain of men.
Nazmiye Muslu Muratlı also becomes Turkey's first athlete to win gold in two consecutive Paralympic games.
Thousands of people attended the opening ceremony the Invictus games for disabled war veterans, let the games begin!
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