Turkey Overview

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Turkey is located in both Europe and Asia. The border runs through Istanbul, the only city in the world located in two continents. Politically, it counts as Europe, despite the fact that as much as 97 percent of the country is in Asia. Turkey is sometimes also included in the Middle East. Capital: Ankara Biggest city: Istanbul State: republic Language: Turkish Religion: Islam Surface: 780,580 km² Population: 76.1 million (2013)…

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