Gaziantep


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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.

Gaziantep

(ˌɡɑːziːɑːnˈtɛp)
n
(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)

n.
a city in S Turkey in Asia. 716,000. Formerly, Aintab.
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Gaziantep, Turkey, Jumada I 22, 1439, February 08, 2018, SPA -- In implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Crown Prince to support the Syrian people, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) has signed in Gaziantep, Turkey, 12 humanitarian and aid projects in association with 7 Turkish and Syrian social organizations, at a total cost of SR 68,705,808.
According to Anatolian news agency, "the Turkish gendarmerie forces conducted security operations in the district of Davaly in the state of Kayseri and the state of Gaziantep in the context of the investigations of the members of Daesh organization.
2) Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
A suspected suicide bomber killed three police officers and wounded at least eight people in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep on Sunday during a police raid on what was thought to be an Islamic State safehouse, security sources and medics said.
ANKARA, Oct 16 (KUNA) -- Three Turkish policemen were killed in a suicide explosion during an operation on a cell house in the southeastern province of Gaziantep on Sunday, said a Turkish official.
La Turquie tentait hier d'identifier le kamikaze qui s'est fait sauter, tuant 51 personnes lors d'une grande fete de mariage kurde a Gaziantep (sud-est).
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan on Sunday strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Turkey's Gaziantep province and reaffirmed solidarity with the government and people of Turkey.
The bombing late on Saturday in Gaziantep, near Turkey's border with Syria, was the deadliest attack in Turkey this year.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Sunday condemned the recent explosion in the Turkish city of Gaziantep which resulted in the death of over four dozen people and injury of many more.
21 (Petra) -- Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, suggested that Daesh terror group could be behind the overnight bombing at a wedding hall in Gaziantep in the country's southeastern Anatolia region.
RAMALLAH, August 21, 2016 (WAFA) - President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday condemned the deadly blast which killed about 50 Turks in the Turkish city of Gaziantep this morning.
Turkish Airlines has added flights to Erbil, Iraq which are directly operated from and to Gaziantep Airport.