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Hurriyet Daily News - World

Ankara slams Greece for 'illegally arming' 16 islands in Aegean

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China locks down city of 11 mln at epicentre of virus outbreak

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Turks living in Libya's Tripoli say they feel better after truce

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Turkish scholar's murder suspect remains under house arrest in Ukraine

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CHP leader accuses gov't of 'victimizing thousands to benefit contractors'

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We are rivals with all parties, opposition leader says

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UN chief warns of 'four horsemen' global threats

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Local seeking family of French climber who disappeared in 1988

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Kuşadası expects over 300 cruise ship visits

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Historic port city viewed from sky - The archaeological excavations initiated in Istanbul's Haydarpaşa Railway Station about two years ago are continuing.

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TURKEY - Zarrab's former horse hung in limbo

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Turkish, Canadian leaders hold phone talk -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held a phone conversation on Jan. 22.

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Ankara bars Greek Cyprus from disarmament forum -- Turkey vetoed a request from the Greek Cypriot administration to participate as an observer at this year's Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, diplomatic sources said on Jan. 22.

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Turkish court hands jail terms to over 130 FETÖ members -- A Turkish court handed down jail terms to 131 members of the FETÖ following their trial, a judicial source said on Jan. 22.

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ARTS & LIFE -- Record number of tourists visit Zeugma

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ARTS & LIFE -- Ottoman daily found inside wall of palace

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Turkey leaps forward in industrial property, minister says

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Insect farm's cockroaches find buyers in Turkey's south

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Consumer confidence in Turkish economy slightly rises

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UN court orders Myanmar to prevent Rohingya genocide

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12 injured as protesters, police clash in Lebanon

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Outdated laws put UK's cybersecurity at risk: Report

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Two earthquakes strike western, central Turkey

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Libya's Tripoli airport suspends flights amid threats

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Libya conference was a success but...

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PHOTO - Tailor sews tiny denim clothes after challenge - A Turkish tailor has sewed the world's smallest jean jacket in the central Konya province of Turkey. (Source: Anadolu Agency)

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PHOTO - Boiling water freezes in eastern Kars

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ARTS & LIFE -- 2020: The Year of Patara

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PHOTO -- Unique canyons enthrall visitors

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A magical journey into the sea: Turkey's underwater museum

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Seven must-see ancient cities in Turkey

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Most budget-friendly destinations for a fall getaway in Turkey

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Sunset scenery in Lake Burdur -- Facing threats of drawdown and desertification, Lake Burdur still enchants visitors with its mesmerizing sights during sunset. (Source: Demirören News Agency)

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Crystal snow in Turkey's Amasya -- A blanket of snow covers the Black Sea province of Amasya.

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Çankırı's 5,000-year-old Salt Cave -- In the salt cave ("tuz mağarası" in Turkish) of the central Anatolian province of Çankırı, the bodies of dead animals do not decompose; rather they are preserved by the atmosphere of the cave, where salt has been produced for 5,000 years, dating back to the Hittite period.

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Turkey's 'natural aquarium' attracts visitors -- Lake Gökpınar, dubbed a "natural aquarium," enchants visitors as fall colors merge with its crystal-clear turquoise-hued waters.

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Enchanting sunset at Mount Nemrut -- Visitors snap photos of massive stone heads that stare down on them from the summit of Mount Nemrut. (Source: The Associated Press)

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Color fest in autumn in Kazdağları -- Chestnut forests in the Kazdağları, surrounded by yellow and red tones and autumn outfits, attract photographers and outdoor sports enthusiasts.

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Most bizarre Turkish superstitions -- From seeing a black cat to breaking a mirror, Turkish culture embodies many superstitions that are quite unique. Click through for our list, prepared by İnci Hazal Özcan, to find out the most bizarre Turkish superstitions - which will definitely surprise you... (Photos:Alamy)

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Turkish women who made history -- With the birth of the Turkish Republic, many rights have been granted to women, marking a milestone in the history of both the country and the world. The modern republic's founder, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, and his sweeping reforms have aimed to create gender equality between women and men, as he was one of the first leaders in the world to grant women the right to elect and be elected. From the first woman pilot to the first female judges, many Turkish women made history, thriving to leave an enduring legacy for future generations. Click through to see the most influential Turkish women, as compiled by İnci Hazal Özcan:

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11 prominent Turkish painters of 20th century -- Don't let the 150-year history of modern Turkish painting fool you; it is only the tip of the iceberg. Rooted in the 500-year history of traditional Ottoman miniaturization, the art of painting evolved in these lands when the society was released from Abdulhamid II's tyrannical reign. Click through for 16 ingenious Turkish painters of the 20th century you should now about, as compiled by İnci Hazal Özcan:

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Butterfly garden in Central Anatolia

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Aizanoi, the second Ephesus of Turkey

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Top 10 sites for camping in Turkey -- From the Black Sea region to the serene beauty of the Aegean and the Mediterranean, Turkey offers picturesque camping sites for those seeking a budget-friendly holiday in the wilderness. Click through for our list, prepared by İnci Hazal Özcan, including the best ten camping sites in Turkey that you should know about:

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16 astonishing UNESCO sites in Turkey -- Turkey has been the host to many ancient civilizations and empires for ages. Its heritage can be seen in its preserved sites, inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Some of them remain largely undiscovered, though. Click through for our list, prepared by İnci Hazal Özcan, including the 16 UNESCO sites in Turkey that you should --but probably did not-- see. (Photos: Alamy)

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5 hidden exotic paradises of Turkey -- Crystal clear waters, golden beaches and abundant natural heritages, along with thousands of artifacts and ruins from ancient times, the Anatolian lands intrigue many guests from overseas. But for those looking for a calmer journey in Turkey, the country still holds many uncharted summer destinations waiting to be discovered. Click through for five hidden exotic paradises of Turkey you should visit, as compiled by İnci Hazal Özcan:

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Top 15 exciting things to do in Turkey

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PHOTO -- World's top 20 beautiful cities list has one Turkish metropolis

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ARTS & LIFE -- Ancient site older than Göbeklitepe unearthed

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PHOTO -- 2,200 year-old mythological masks unearthed in Turkey

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Top 10 hamams in Turkey, ranked

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Top 10 waterfront restaurants in Turkey -- Whether it is the gorgeous Bosphorus or the biblical River Euphrates, Turkey provides many options for those who would like to dine at a waterfront venue. Click through for the top 10 waterfront restaurants in Turkey selected by Hürriyet Travel's jury of experts.

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Music and dance festivals in Turkey: 2018-2019 -- Music and dance lovers can find something interesting for themselves this year, whether they like jazz or rock, latin or folk and whether they go to western or eastern Turkey... Click through for the 2018-2019 calendar for music and dance festivals in Turkey...

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22 unique experiences you can live in Turkey -- If you come to Turkey, you should not leave without experiencing at least some of its uniqueness. See, hear, feel, eat, travel, have fun and love in Turkish style. Click through our list of unique experiences that you can only have in Turkey...

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Top 10 natural marvels in Turkey, ranked

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Turkey's top 50 female CEOs

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Turkish doctors become social media influencers

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Most popular Turkish pilot on social media

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Best restaurants in Istanbul, ranked

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Best gifts and souvenirs to buy from Turkey -- Best souvenirs to buy from 30 places in Turkey

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15 best hotels of Turkey in 2018 -- Tripadvisor's annual list of best hotels has been published. Click through for the top 15 hotels in Turkey that won Travellers' Choice 2018 awards with the votes of the website's users.

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Top 9 places in Turkey for autumn holiday -- Those who have not been able to go on vacation over the summer or those who wish to extend their vacation can check Hürriyet Travel's list for the best holiday destinations in Turkey in the month of September. Click through for the story in photos...

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