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Ga·zi·an·tep (gä′zē-än-tĕp′) Formerly Ain·tab (īn-tăb′)
A city of southern Turkey north of Aleppo, Syria. An ancient Hittite center, it was strategically important during the Crusades. The surrounding area is known for its textiles and pistachio nuts.
(Placename) a city in S Turkey: base for Ibrahim Pasha's campaign against the Turks (1839) and centre of Turkish resistance to French forces (1921). Pop: 1 004 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 1921): Aintab
Ga•zi•an•tep (ˌgɑ zi ɑnˈtɛp)
a city in S Turkey in Asia. 716,000. Formerly, Aintab.
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Turkish "Bugun" daily said Wednesday that thevillage of "Cangalli" in "Kielce" area and "Uc Kubbe" in Gazi Antep
area are the main threatenedareas as ISIS uses the two villages to cross into Syria.
foreign ministers met in Aleppo and Gazi Antep
to bolster ties.
But Ocack was arrested on child sex charges after the couple were tracked down to his home in Gazi Antep
near the Syrian border.
Ocack was arrested on child sex charges after they were tracked down to his home town of Gazi Antep
, close to the Syrian border.
The couple were parted 10 days ago after being found living in barman Mehmet Ocack's home town of Gazi Antep
in eastern Turkey.
The runaway, who was found after our sister paper the Daily Mirror highlighted the case, was reunited with her family in Gazi Antep
in Eastern Turkey on Thursday.