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  • Turkish Health Ministry fined for lost eyes in surgery
    A local court in Turkey has ordered the Health Ministry to pay 100,000 Turkish Liras in total to two patients who lost sight in one eye after a cataract operation in İzmir three years ago
    Hurriyet.  Sun, 20 Apr 2014 19:47:00 +0200.
  • Why Start A Business In Turkey And Not In Silicon Valley
    Silicon Valley and other developed regions are great if you want to find investment for your next big “Facebook idea” or start a business for your new high-tech drug. ...
    By Osman Can Ozcanli.  Forbes.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:36:00 GMT.
  • Gul rules out Erdogan job swap
    President Abdullah Gul of Turkey appears to rule out a Russian-style job swap with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan when his term ends later this year.
    BBC News.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:55:39 GMT.
  • Turkish Law Gives Spy Agency Controversial Powers
    Turkey’s parliament has approved legislation to bolster the powers of the country’s intelligence service, which the government claims is necessary to modernize and deal with new threats the country faces. ...
    Voice of America.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:06:37 -0400.
  • Turkish President Against Job Swap With Prime Minister
    Turkey's President Abdullah Gul appears to have ruled himself out as a potential future prime minister ahead of presidential elections.
    Radio Liberty.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:54:52 +0000.
  • Turkish President Rules Out Role Swap with Erdogan
    Turkey's president appeared to rule out a job swap with Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan when his term as head of state ends in a few months, signaling strains between the allies following months of political tension. ...
    Voice of America.  Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:20:56 -0400.
  • Turkey debates controversial spy agency bill
    Turkey's parliament looks set to pass a bill that increases the powers and immunities of the country's spy agency. ...
    Miami Herald.  Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:47 EDT.
  • Kremlin threatens gas supplies to Southeast Europe
    Several nations receive Russian gas via Ukraine. In other business news: Albania's credit rating sees improvement and Turkey's military spending surpasses Canada.
    Southeast European Times.  2014-04-16.
  • Net Food Brand Turkey Dried Apricots Recalled Because of Undeclared Sulfites
    Net Foods Import & Export at 711 2nd Street, Secaucus, NJ 07094 is recalling Net Food Brand Turkey Diced Apricots because they contain undeclared sulfites. ...
    Food and Drug Administration.  Fri, 07 Mar 2014 07:52:00 -0500.
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Facts About Turkey

The Republic of Turkey lies partly in Europe and partly in Asia.  Its capital city is Ankara, and its largest city is Istanbul.  Turkey's currency is the Turkish Lira.  In 2007, Turkey's estimated population was 71,159,000, and Turkish is the primary language used in Turkey.

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