Chanakkale

Chanakkale,

Turkey: see ÇanakkaleÇanakkale
or Chanakkale
, city (1990 pop. 53,887), capital of Çanakkale prov., NW Turkey, on the Asian shore of the Dardanelles. It is famous for its fine pottery and has an important fish-canning industry.
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He summoned specialists to bolster defenses at Chanakkale, a narrow one-mile section of the strait.