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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In a weekly statement, the Turkish General Staff said the army conducted anti-terror operations in Turkey's eastern and southeastern provinces of rnak, Siirt, Diyarbakir, Mardin, Hakkari and Mu provinces, as well as in the regions of northern Iraq from Oct.
MARDIN -- Two Turkish soldiers were injured in an attack by terrorist group PKK in Turkey's south-eastern province of Mardin, security sources said on Tuesday.
ISTANBUL, July 7 (KUNA) -- Turkish airstrikes have killed eight members of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in northern Iraq and Turkey's southeastern Mardin province, the Turkish General Staff said Saturday.
Manuel Aguilar, 37, and his wife, Janice, 37, of Mangatarem town, were visiting their cousin, Mardin Hero Suyat, at about 3 p.m.
Turkish police on Monday detained a veteran Kurdish politician and a mayor in the south-eastern province of Mardin, security sources said, the latest Kurds to be held as part of a wider crackdown on government opponents since a failed coup in July.
Au moins 25 personnes ont ete blessees par l'explosion d'une bombe dans la province de Mardin, dans le sud-est de la Turquie, une attaque attribuee a l'insurrection du PKK, le Parti des travailleurs du Kurdistan, a annonce aujourd'hui un responsable turc.
Two civilians and a police officer died in the attack on police headquarters in the town in Mardin province, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told reporters.
MARDyN (CyHAN)- A funeral ceremony was held in the southeastern province of Mardin's Nusaybin district for two security officers who were killed in operations against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).
The deaths occurred in Mardin province where a military offensive has been ongoing since mid-March, according to dpa.
Mardin, SANA- Four Turkish police officers were killed on Thursday in a bomb explosion in Mardin province, southeast of Turkey.
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The Kingdom has called on Turkey to probe the recent killing of a Saudi in the southern district of Mardin.