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Complete details about Turkey in Asia with capital city Ankara

Country NameTurkey (Türkiye)
Country CodeTUR
Capital CityAnkara
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1923
Population66591000
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 @biebajauregui on Fri Jun 23 01:05:53 EDT 2017 RT @rosinasaetre: i know yousef is in turkey yet i'm still hoping he'll show up to sana's eid-party why do my emotions always contradict lo?
From @HaFaheemSherazi on Fri Jun 23 01:05:52 EDT 2017 RT @OfficialDGISPR: COAS met Turkish PM. PM reiterated Turkish support for Pakistan's stance on Kashmir. COAS expressed Pak's sp to Turkey??
From @CerenTulga on Fri Jun 23 01:05:47 EDT 2017 Günayd?nlar? (@ Altunbilekler Genel Müdürlük in Ankara, Turkey) https://t.co/S5iCk7u9du
From @kozakvv on Fri Jun 23 01:05:45 EDT 2017 RT @VoronLina: I nominate #FahriyeEvcen @EvcenF from Turkey for ?? #forthemostbeautifulface2017 @tccandler #tccandler #100MostBeautifulFace?
From @kozakvv on Fri Jun 23 01:05:45 EDT 2017 RT @VoronLina: I nominate #FahriyeEvcen @EvcenF from Turkey for ?? #forthemostbeautifulface2017 @tccandler #tccandler #100MostBeautifulFace?
From @herishbaban on Fri Jun 23 01:05:42 EDT 2017 RT @AriMurad_: Turkey/Syria prepare for an embargo and attack on Afrin: They don't know Afrin is a castle and her people will never give u?
From @KnowYourLeakGuy on Fri Jun 23 01:05:40 EDT 2017 Why Greece And Turkey Are Fighting Over Cyprus (pls RT???) ?? https://t.co/wG2r4X9ElO #testtube #TurkishCypriots #territ
From @earthquakeapp on Fri Jun 23 01:05:36 EDT 2017 2.3 #Earthquake in Near The Coast Of Western Turkey, #iPhone users download the Earthquake app for more information, https://t.co/V3aZWOiLba
From @herishbaban on Fri Jun 23 01:05:36 EDT 2017 RT @vvanwilgenburg: Pro-PYD news agency ANF: #Turkey and the #Baath regime are preparing for a joint attack on #Efrîn https://t.co/ET8YUTJc?
From @BizSquared on Fri Jun 23 01:05:35 EDT 2017 #suaju #share #media The Death of Journalism in Turkey - Al-Monitor #turkey #turkish https://t.co/Ao7MkltAtS
From @_hanaaadi on Fri Jun 23 01:05:34 EDT 2017 RT @hxyaw: Remove the Turkish base. We messed up our relationship with Turkey by funding a failed coup so Erdogan hates us and he has to ha?
From @fatima_a2zahra on Fri Jun 23 01:05:27 EDT 2017 @HarrisJ_JJ @HarrisJOfficial Turkey
From @DrLee4America on Fri Jun 23 01:05:26 EDT 2017 RT @DrMartyFox: #PresidentTrump Put Canada On Your #TravelBan List #FlintAirport Islamic Terrorist Is A Canadian Muslim Refugee https:?
From @nonchalantguy_ on Fri Jun 23 01:05:10 EDT 2017 RT @Breaking911: 21-year-old woman attacked on bus in Turkey for wearing shorts during Ramadan https://t.co/PD14vDskGa