Afyonkarahisar


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Afyonkarahisar

(äfyōn`kä'rähĭsär`) [Turk.,=black castle of opium], city (1990 pop. 95,643), capital of Afyonkarahisar prov., W central Turkey, at an elevation of c.3,500 ft (1,070 m). It is the commercial center of a region where grains are grown. Opium poppies, once a main product, were banned in 1971, except for some medical uses. Carpets are manufactured in the city, which is a major rail junction.
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1 election from the district of Afyonkarahisar, stated that Turkey will not allow its unity to be broken by terrorist attacks such as this one.
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a speech at his ruling AK Party's Evaluation and Consultation Conference in the western city of Afyonkarahisar.
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Erdogan told reporters after a rally in the central Turkish town of Afyonkarahisar that a decree on the appointments would be submitted to President Abdullah Gul for his approval later on Sunday.
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