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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Afyonkarahisar University of Health Sciences, Department of Neurosurgery, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
(*) Afyonkarahisar State Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
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Addressing a rally for his followers in central town of Afyonkarahisar, the president said the Turkish troops have taken control of 300 square kilometers in the ongoing advance toward Afrin.
"We are getting closer to victory with each passing day," Erdogan said in an address to a large crowd prior to the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party's provincial congress in the central province of Afyonkarahisar, Mynet Habar reported.
(1) Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Afyonkarahisar Suhut Public Hospital Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
(1) Departmant of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Afyon State Hospital, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
Some 82,000 individuals had been investigated in total since the coup bid, he told the audience Saturday at a ruling Justice and Development Party conference in Afyonkarahisar, western Turkey.
[1] Department of Emergency Medicine, Afyonkocatepe Universty School of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey