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In the meantime, the sides have decided to launch trains between the Iranian city of Tabriz and Turkish city of Van. The Turkish Hotel Association earlier said that some 2.5 million Iranian tourists visited Turkey in 2017, indicating a surge of 50.2 percent compared to 2016. In the meantime, the Association of ...
A court in the eastern city of Van on April 7 arraigned Mehmet Dursun, a former correspondent for the shuttered pro-Kurdish Dicle News Agency (DİHA), on charges of "making propaganda for a [terrorist] organization," Mezopatamya News Agency reported. Journalists sentenced. An Istanbul court ...

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Within seconds, flames had engulfed the side of a 14-floor hospital in the heart of Istanbul. Within minutes, panic had set in. But alarm bells had been ringing for years over the almost total unpreparedness of this city of 16 million people to deal with fires and other disasters.
Turkey's first recycled street in the eastern city of Van, from the lighting above to the decor and furnishings every aspect, has been sourced from waste products. It is the city of Van's response to a call from Turkey's first lady. Van's recycled street is a vibrant space that educates the community, with a vision of ...
Nowruz meaning "new day" in Persian marks the annual start of spring and is celebrated across a wide swath of the Middle East, Caucasus, South Asia and the Balkans. Turkey's eastern city of Van - dubbed as the "pearl of the east" - welcomed a record number of tourists over this year's Nowruz holiday.
Botan represents the Kurdish city of Van and is a member of the culture, youth and sport committee in the Turkish parliament. He was tried along with another HDP MP from Van, Adam Geveri, who was acquitted, according to Cumhurriyet news agency. Neither of the accused attended the trial, but their ...

The other case against “insulting” Erdogan came from the city of Van where Turkish prosecutors sought a warrant from the Justice Minister to formally charge Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmaker Botan. Once given permission, a judicial process will begin against the Kurdish city's representative for what the state ...
Dozens have been detained across Turkey as Kurds celebrated the festival of Newroz (also called Nowruz), the Persian New Year. Millions of Kurds and pro-Kurdish Turks gathered in towns and cities across the country, including Istanbul and the eastern city of Van, with the largest celebration taking place ...
However, A-Do also related how Armenians were not passive victims and defended themselves in many places, most notably in the city of Van and Shadakh. Much of this book is a blow ... Ara Sarafian is an Armenian historian specializing in the late Ottoman Empire and modern Turkey . He was a founding ...
Police in eastern Turkey on Wednesday seized 107 kilograms (236 pounds) of heroin hidden in the roof of an inter-city coach, officers said. The coach was stopped in the city of Van on suspicion of being involved in drug trafficking, a police statement said. Sniffer dogs uncovered the haul packed into the ...
But, [Erdogan's] palace does all it can to prevent the Kurds from having a seat at the table,” Kemalbay told a public rally in the eastern Kurdish city of Van on Saturday. “Instead of visiting Russia three times a month, talk to the Kurdish People,” she urged him, Kurdistan 24's bureau in Van reported. “Turkey's issue is not with ...
A mysterious 3000 year old civilisation has just been found lying at the bottom of a Turkish lake. The city in question, Urartu or The Kingdom of Van, has long been searched for by archaeologists. “There was a rumour that there might be something under the water but most archaeologists and museum ...
To accomplish that noble quest, twice a year he brings Armenian dance and song ensembles to Turkey, and arranges recitals to entice the Hidden Armenians to reclaim their erased identity. .... The fortress is not far from the shores of Lake Van, just a few kilometers west of the modern city of Van. It is a ...
Speaking to the media in the Kurdish city of Van, near the border with the Iranian Kurdistan, Turkey's third largest party's spokesperson Osman Baydemir criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdogan government's policy vis a vis the Kurds in Syria. "Your Syria policy is a dirty one from the very beginning. Enmity of the Kurds ...
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey and is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van. The current name of Edremit originates from Armenian name of Artamet, which literally means “Near the Fields” in Armenian, as it lies near the fields of grape and ...
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey, which is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van. The current name of Edremit originates from Armenian name of Artamet, which literally means “Near the Fields” in Armenian, as it lies near the fields of grape ...
We rode down into Turkey with a can of gasoline — we had to smuggle some gasoline as well — and then got picked up by a truck which took us to a small town. The next morning, a car took us down to the city of Van in southeastern Turkey. Because it was New Years, we stayed indoors for a few days until ...

Netizens were amazed how a group of Turkish artists transformed a graffiti wall in Turkey's City of Van into a canvas of plastic bottle caps, creating perfect replicas of famous paintings. A netizen named Rex Argonza wrote: “It's amazing how modern artists can make ordinary things into something amazing.
If you happen to walk along the street in the City of Van in eastern Turkey, you will be impressed by the artworks on the walls. The vivid illustrations of Leonardo da Vinci's “Mona Lisa”, Johannes Vermeer's “Girl with a Pearl Earring” and Salvador Dali's “The Persistence of Memory” are all made from ...
Police in eastern Turkey on Wednesday seized 107 kilograms (236 pounds) of heroin hidden in the roof of an inter-city coach, officers said. The coach was stopped in the city of Van on suspicion of being involved in drug trafficking, a police statement said. Sniffer dogs uncovered the haul packed into the ...
Police in eastern Turkey on Wednesday seized 107 kilograms (236 pounds) of heroin hidden in the roof of an inter-city coach, officers said. The coach was stopped in the city of Van on suspicion of being involved in drug trafficking, a police statement said. Sniffer dogs uncovered the haul packed into the ...
Gorky was born Vosdanig Manoog Adoian in 1904, in Khorkom, outside the eastern Anatolian city of Van. By 1915, Turkey's new military leaders launched a campaign to deport and murder Armenians. Gorky and his family escaped the worst brutality of the Armenian Genocide. They endured starvation and ...
Gorky was born Vosdanig Manoog Adoian in 1904, in Khorkom, outside the eastern Anatolian city of Van. By 1915, Turkey's new military leaders launched a campaign to deport and murder Armenians. Gorky and his family escaped the worst brutality of the Armenian Genocide. They endured starvation and ...
A mysterious 3000 year old civilisation has just been found lying at the bottom of a Turkish lake. The city in question, Urartu or The Kingdom of Van, has long been searched for by archaeologists. “There was a rumour that there might be something under the water but most archaeologists and museum ...
To accomplish that noble quest, twice a year he brings Armenian dance and song ensembles to Turkey, and arranges recitals to entice the Hidden Armenians to reclaim their erased identity. .... The fortress is not far from the shores of Lake Van, just a few kilometers west of the modern city of Van. It is a ...
Speaking to the media in the Kurdish city of Van, near the border with the Iranian Kurdistan, Turkey's third largest party's spokesperson Osman Baydemir criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdogan government's policy vis a vis the Kurds in Syria. "Your Syria policy is a dirty one from the very beginning.
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey and is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van. The current name of Edremit originates from Armenian name of Artamet, which literally means “Near the Fields” in Armenian, as it lies near the fields of grape and ...
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey, which is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van. The current name of Edremit originates from Armenian name of Artamet, which literally means “Near the Fields” in Armenian, as it lies near the fields of grape ...
Many travel overland to the mainly Kurdish city of Van, an ancient settlement on the Iranian border, as they did this year for the March 21 arrival of spring and the Nowruz holiday that is celebrated by Persians, Kurds and Turkic peoples throughout the region. “They are coming in waves” crowed Hurriyet in ...
But, [Erdogan's] palace does all it can to prevent the Kurds from having a seat at the table,” Kemalbay told a public rally in the eastern Kurdish city of Van on Saturday. “Instead of visiting Russia three times a month, talk to the Kurdish People,” she urged him, Kurdistan 24's bureau in Van reported. “Turkey's issue is not with ...
HAJI OMARAN, Kurdistan Region – People along the mountainous borders between Turkey, Iran and Kurdistan woke up Friday morning to the ...
PanARMENIAN.Net - A toilet has been built atop the Armenian cemetery in the city of Van in Turkey, Yerkir.am reports citing Haber.Sol. Following media reports, minister of culture and tourism Numan Kurtumlus has said that all the "buildings" will be dismantled within 60 days. "We'll pay close attention to ...
PanARMENIAN.Net - A toilet has been built atop the Armenian cemetery in the city of Van in Turkey, Yerkir.am reports citing Haber.Sol.
We arrived at the shores of Lake Van, the largest lake in Turkey, with a very high ... The city of Van had also a fortress, bearing the same name.
Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) spokesperson and lawmaker Osman Baydemir speaks to media in the Kurdish city of Van, August 10, ...
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey and is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van.
... War I. Yet the film, which takes place in the Turkish city of Van — a scene of bloodshed between Turks and Armenians — has been the cause ...
... War I. Yet the film, which takes place in the Turkish city of Van — a scene of bloodshed between Turks and Armenians — has been the cause ...
Police arrested a female drug courier in eastern Turkey's Ezurum, who was ... that drugs would be sent from the eastern city of Van to Istanbul.
Meanwhile, on Thursday, the Turkish governor's office in the city of Van ... In the coastal Aegean Turkish city of Izmir too, a bus used for HDP campaign was ...
A night court in Turkey's eastern city of Van ordered Dihaber reporter Selman Keleş jailed pending trial on charges of "being a member of a ...
While Turkey's tourist industry is affected by Russian and European tourists ... Many travel overland to the mainly Kurdish city of Van, an ancient ...
While Turkey's tourist industry is affected by Russian and European tourists ... Many travel overland to the mainly Kurdish city of Van, an ancient ...
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey, which is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers ... 11 miles) from the city of Van.
Edremit is a district of Van Province of Turkey and is situated on the coast of the Lake Van, 18 kilometers (approx. 11 miles) from the city of Van.
11 miles) from the city of Van. The current name of Edremit originates from Armenian name of Artamet, which literally means “Near the Fields” in ...
... War I. Yet the film, which takes place in the Turkish city of Van — a scene of bloodshed between Turks and Armenians — has been the cause ...
Meanwhile, on Thursday, the Turkish governor's office in the city of Van followed suit and declared a ban on HDP's song. Police in Van ...
“Free” is among the last words used to describe Turkey these days. ... Many travel overland to the mainly Kurdish city of Van, an ancient ...
Speaking to the media in the Kurdish city of Van, near the border with the Iranian Kurdistan, Turkey's third largest party's spokesperson Osman ...


 

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