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Turkish Military : Coup d'├ętat in Ankara, Instanbul

Both of the main bridges in the Turkish city of Istanbul have been closed by security forces, reports say. Traffic has been stopped from crossing both the Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges, but no reasons have been given.There are also reports of military aircraft flying over the capital Ankara, with gunshots heard.It is unclear if the events are related and there has been... Read more

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Why does Turkey not belong only to Turks?

The territory which is called Turkey today is a land that has comprised diverse people since ancient ages. As Republic of Turkey was founded in 1923, it is better to mention the territory as Anatolia that is used specifically to refer to the Asian part of today's Turkey. Anatolia has been a region full of diverse nations - ethnically and religiously. In spite of the several invasions tha... Read more

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