Mardin

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Mardin

 

a city in southeastern Turkey; center of Mardin Vilayet; population, 33,600 (1970). Mardin has a railroad station. It is a transit point on the route from eastern Turkey to Iraq. It has food and cement industries and production of hand-woven fabric. Mardin is the center of a large agricultural region (grains, cotton, opium poppies, sheep, and Angora goats).

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Head of Hasaka City's Council, Nabegh Issa, told SANA that the a delegation of the Council had visited Mardin city and discussed the terms of the agreement which stipulate for activating joint work and activities between the two cities and intensifying mutualvisits and the exchange of technical expertise.