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(Placename) a city in E Turkey: a strategic centre; scene of two major battles against Russian forces (1877 and 1916); important military base. Pop: 436 000 (2005 est)


or Er•ze•rum

(ˈɛr zəˌrʊm)

a city in NE Turkey in Asia. 252,648.
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An UNHCR statement said that 2,000 tents and 40,000 blankets would be dispatched to Erzurum Airport in eastern Turkey.
Contract Awarded for Erzurum Public Hospitals Association General Secretary Fuel To the Affiliated Hospital, Kitchen Supplies, Technical Materials and Switchboard Reception.
Implementing agency : Erzurum Il Emniyet ME-dE-rlE-gE- IEcISLERI BAKANLIGI EMNIYET GENEL ME[pounds sterling]DE[pounds sterling]RLE[pounds sterling]GE[pounds sterling],
ERZURUM (CyHAN)- People living in Turkish eastern province of Erzurum woke up to a snowy day on Tuesday.
Contract Awarded for Additional Floor, Coal Depot Fire Escape Solar works and Nenehatun roof renovations for Maternity Hospital, ramp construction and wc construction work at Erzurum Public Hospitals General Secretariat Connected Tortum District Hospital
October 27 2011 (TUR) -- An Egyptian aid plane has landed in Erzurum Airport on Thursday following the massive earthquake that hit eastern province of Van.
ERZURUM (CyHAN)- Hungry foxes hunt rats living under snow in the eastern province of Erzurum as winter arrives in Turkey.
Contract Awarded for Erzurum Forest Management Tortum Afforestation and Soil Conservation Conducting Jica Project Sapa of Erosion Control Activities in the Village.
Garrison is currently directing the design of several projects, including a new university campus in Nairobi, Kenya; the Bilkent Erzurum Lower School, Erzurum, Turkey; the new Columbia University School of Nursing, New York; and a vision plan for the Ethical Culture Fieldston School, New York.
Summary: Turkey has begun to put its solar-powered energy generation capacity for tender, beginning with the eastern provinces of Elazyy- and Erzurum.
An Iranian art and cultural exhibition has been mounted in the Turkish city of Erzurum, a major city in the eastern part of the country adjacent to Iran.
The government is focussing on mosques and structures in Erzurum and its surroundings and the restorations have had a positive affect on the city's tourism potential.