Racism in Turkey
In Turkey racism and ethnic discrimination are prevalent in its society and throughout its history, and this racism and ethnic discrimination is also institutional against the non-Muslim and non-Sunni...
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Ministry of Youth and Sports (Turkey)
The Ministry of Youth and Sports of Turkish Republic (Turkish: Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Gençlik ve Spor Bakanloğı) is a governmental agency within the Cabinet of Turkey in charge of regulating activiti...
Chechens in Turkey
Chechens in Turkey are Turkish citizens of Chechen descent and Chechen refugees living in Turkey.
Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day
19 May the Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day (Atatürk'ü Anma, Gençlik ve spor Bayramı), is an annual Turkish national holiday celebrated on May 19 to commemorate Mustafa Kemal's landing ...
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Saint Nicholas
Saint Nicholas (Greek: Ἅγιος Νικόλαος, Hagios Nikólaos, Latin: Sanctus Nicolaus); (15 March 270 – 6 December 343), also called Nikolaos of Myra, was a historic 4th-century Christian saint and ...
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Smoking in Turkey
Smoking in Turkey is banned in government offices, workplaces, bars, restaurants, cafés, shopping malls, schools, hospitals, and all forms of public transport, including trains, taxis and ferries. Tu...
Illegal drug trade in Turkey
The illegal drug trade in Turkey has played a significant role in its history. Drug trafficking has provided substantial revenue for illegal groups such as the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), particul...
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General Directorate of Security
The General Directorate of Security (Turkish: Emniyet Genel Müdürlüğü, EGM) are the civilian police force responsible for law enforcement in Turkey.
In the provinces, it operates under the com...
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List of arrested journalists in Turkey
7 journalists in Turkey are being prosecuted and kept in jail all over the country as of December 1, 2014.
The following is an exhaustive list of arrested journalists in Turkey:
List of festivals in Turkey
More than 1000 festivals are held in Turkey every year. Along with festivals of local scale held in almost every city of the country, cultural events and other festivals of international reach are als...
List of festivals in Turkey - Wikipedia
Labour battalion
Labour battalions have been a form of alternative service or unfree labour in various countries in lieu of or resembling regular military service. In some cases they were the result of some kind of di...
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Republic Day (Turkey)
The Republic Day of Turkey is one of the public holidays in Turkey and Northern Cyprus, commemorating the proclamation of the republic in 1923. It lasts 35 hours, starting at 1:00 pm on 28 October.The...
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Prostitution in Turkey
Prostitution in Turkey is legal and regulated. Brothels are also legal. However, many local governments now have a policy of not issuing new registrations, and in some cities, such as Ankara and Bur...
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LGBT rights in Turkey
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) persons in Turkey face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT persons. Both male and female same-sex sexual activity has been legal in the Republic of ...
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