Balikesir

Balikesir

(bälŭk'ĕsēr`), city (1990 pop. 171,967), capital of Balikesir prov., NW Turkey. It is a rail junction and the center of a fertile agricultural region.
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Speaking to a crowd of people during the inauguration of several development projects in Midwestern Balikesir Province, the Turkish President underlined that his country does not want escalation with any country but it simply can not condone the violation of its airspace.
Cities of Mersin, Manisa, Balikesir and Sivas and Afion, Hissar and Kilis, Istanbul and Ankara as well as Partin Province witnessed massive demonstrations on occasion on the first anniversary of the corruption scandal committed by Justice and Development Party government.
Turkey's part of the ITE Natural Gas Pipeline Project will be from the TurkeyaACAo Iran border to the Ipsala/Edirne Greece border, passing through Agri, Erzurum, Erzincan, Gumushane, Sivas, Yozgat, Kirsehir, Kirikkale, Ankara, Eskisehir, Bilecik, Kutahya, Bursa, Balikesir, Canakkale and Tekirdag.
Balikesir Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Deri ve Zuhrevi Hastaliklar Anabilim Dali, Balikesir, Turkiye
The biggest wind farm in Turkey, Enerjisa Bares Wind Power Plant in Balikesir in the west of the country, started producing electricity on 11 May.
A major name in China in textile production, Texhong has signed a land allocation protocol with the Balikesir Organized Industrial Zone administration to build a yarn production plant.
Balikesir Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Noroloji Anabilim Dali, Balikesir, Turkiye
Two people died in Gordes town in western province of Manisa and another person died in northwestern province of Balikesir in storms paralyzing daily life in several provinces in Turkey.
Tuesday's blast, near the town of Dursunbey in Balikesir province, buried the miners 820ft below the surface, Erhan Ortakoylu, the mine's owner, said.
hectares in the Balikesir Province, western Turkey.