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Complete details about Turkey in Asia with capital city Ankara

Country NameTurkey (Türkiye)
Country CodeTUR
Capital CityAnkara
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1923
Surface Area774815.0
Life Expectancy71.0 years
GNP210721.0 (old 189122.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (1.4%)
Kurdish     (10.6%)
Turkish [official]     (87.6%)

Major Cities

Istanbul, Istanbul     (population 8787958)
Ankara, Ankara     (population 3038159)
Izmir, Izmir     (population 2130359)
Adana, Adana     (population 1131198)
Bursa, Bursa     (population 1095842)
Gaziantep, Gaziantep     (population 789056)
Konya, Konya     (population 628364)
Mersin (Içel), Içel     (population 587212)
Antalya, Antalya     (population 564914)
Diyarbakir, Diyarbakir     (population 479884)
Kayseri, Kayseri     (population 475657)
Eskisehir, Eskisehir     (population 470781)
Sanliurfa, Sanliurfa     (population 405905)
Samsun, Samsun     (population 339871)
Malatya, Malatya     (population 330312)
Gebze, Kocaeli     (population 264170)
Denizli, Denizli     (population 253848)
Sivas, Sivas     (population 246642)
Erzurum, Erzurum     (population 246535)
Tarsus, Adana     (population 246206)
Kahramanmaras, Kahramanmaras     (population 245772)
Elâzig, Elâzig     (population 228815)
Van, Van     (population 219319)
Sultanbeyli, Istanbul     (population 211068)
Izmit (Kocaeli), Kocaeli     (population 210068)
Manisa, Manisa     (population 207148)
Batman, Batman     (population 203793)
Balikesir, Balikesir     (population 196382)
Sakarya (Adapazari), Sakarya     (population 190641)
Iskenderun, Hatay     (population 153022)
Osmaniye, Osmaniye     (population 146003)
Çorum, Çorum     (population 145495)
Kütahya, Kütahya     (population 144761)
Hatay (Antakya), Hatay     (population 143982)
Kirikkale, Kirikkale     (population 142044)
Adiyaman, Adiyaman     (population 141529)
Trabzon, Trabzon     (population 138234)
Ordu, Ordu     (population 133642)
Aydin, Aydin     (population 128651)
Usak, Usak     (population 128162)
Edirne, Edirne     (population 123383)
Çorlu, Tekirdag     (population 123300)
Isparta, Isparta     (population 121911)
Karabük, Karabük     (population 118285)
Kilis, Kilis     (population 118245)
Alanya, Antalya     (population 117300)
Kiziltepe, Mardin     (population 112000)
Zonguldak, Zonguldak     (population 111542)
Siirt, Siirt     (population 107100)
Viransehir, Sanliurfa     (population 106400)
Tekirdag, Tekirdag     (population 106077)
Karaman, Karaman     (population 104200)
Afyon, Afyon     (population 103984)
Aksaray, Aksaray     (population 102681)
Ceyhan, Adana     (population 102412)
Erzincan, Erzincan     (population 102304)
Bismil, Diyarbakir     (population 101400)
Nazilli, Aydin     (population 99900)
Tokat, Tokat     (population 99500)
Kars, Kars     (population 93000)
Inegöl, Bursa     (population 90500)
Bandirma, Balikesir     (population 90200)

Turkey's most recent News and Stories

Turkey Tweets

From @belong2moon on Sun Dec 04 17:21:56 EST 2016 @katyperry see you in turkey in 2K17 ?
From @secksy34 on Sun Dec 04 17:21:53 EST 2016 RT @EnconaOfficial: Our Chilli & Cranberry sauce is perfect for #Christmas drizzled on a left-over turkey sandwich! #Win an EXCLUSIVE bottl?
From @cleaninggirl on Sun Dec 04 17:21:48 EST 2016 RT @WoodstockFarm: Amy the turkey may be a bit shy, but she loves affection. Start petting her and she might even fall asleep right next to?
From @thatvietgirl__ on Sun Dec 04 17:21:47 EST 2016 I may appear petite but ya girl can eat. I got a full turkey sandwich with mashed potatoes and gravy and a pound of Mac and cheese?
From @mikelleeee_ on Sun Dec 04 17:21:45 EST 2016 RT @mikelleeee_: turkey day?
From @BlackMarketIII on Sun Dec 04 17:21:44 EST 2016 T Deli on #Yelp: Now THAT is a quality deli sandwhich! I had the turkey and avacado. All the ingredients and vegg?
From @alsahm_alsa2b on Sun Dec 04 17:21:43 EST 2016 ????? ?????? ???? #isis #Jarablus #Turkey #mosul #kirkuk #???? #???? #??????_????????? #???????_??????? #???
From @GaryLawrence4 on Sun Dec 04 17:21:39 EST 2016 @maxkellerman @SmittyOnMLB hahahahahaha Max is too witty man. You better come with a better stat line than egg whites and turkey bacon
From @Abanob35HD on Sun Dec 04 17:21:34 EST 2016 RT @SSundee: I'm back from my turkey coma...did I miss anything?
From @SYirmi on Sun Dec 04 17:21:32 EST 2016 RT @NewsForTurkey_: Deadly fire shakes Turkey
From @Gleechy_23 on Sun Dec 04 17:21:29 EST 2016 @oSOBaSicBosse looks like turkey cheese and tomatos to me
From @alsahm_alsa2b on Sun Dec 04 17:21:25 EST 2016 ????? ?????? ???? #isis #Jarablus #Turkey #mosul #kirkuk #???? #?????? #???? #??????_????????? #???????_???????
From @richhhomiealex on Sun Dec 04 17:21:24 EST 2016 RT @rudebitch_: @KodakBlack1k is that turkey american cheese and hot cheetos ? kodak you are not in jail anymore
From @TeamKaitlynWWE on Sun Dec 04 17:21:21 EST 2016 @CelesteBonin Would you come to Turkey Kaitlyn? We love you so much!
From @KasimiKolek on Sun Dec 04 17:21:21 EST 2016 RT @arwidodo: Erdogan: Turki akan lakukan transaksi perdagangan dalam mata uang setempat, bukan dollar AS