Mersin


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Mer·sin

 (mĕr-sēn′)
A city of southern Turkey on the Mediterranean Sea west-southwest of Adana. It is a rail terminus and major port.

Mersin

(mɛəˈsiːn)
n
(Placename) a port in S Turkey, on the Mediterranean: oil refinery. Pop: 603 000 (2005 est). Also called: Içel

Mer•sin

(mɛrˈsin)

n.
a seaport in S Turkey, on the NE coast of the Mediterranean Sea. 523,000.
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The European Commission (EC) has approved the takeover of Turkey's Mersin Uluslararas?
The first MSC ship, MSC Sariska, will start the service from Mersin on September 11.
The injured police officers were taken to Mersin University hospital, he said, adding that their injuries were minor.
Last month another boat that departed from Mersin with 83 Syrian migrants aboard was towed to safety.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Galatasaray and Mersin ydman Yurdu are both teams that wish they were doing better in the Spor Toto Super League this season, but they are still miles apart, as Galatasaray hovers just shy of the top of the standings and Mersin sits second to last.
Istanbul, Mersin, SANA_ Hundreds of Turkish citizens gathered in Istanbul and Mersin cities to express their solidarity with Syria in confronting terrorist organizations which are supported by Turkish government.
FOOTBALL MERSIN v TRABZONSPOR 6pm MERSIN'S unlikely charge towards a first European campaign since 1983 suffered a blow with a cup defeat to Fener bahce on Wednesday and any lingering hopes of qualifying via the Super Lig may be extinguished when Trabzonspor make the trip down south tonight, writes Mark Langdon.
In an operation employing over 300 coastguard personnel, the coastguard captured the commercial vessel in open water off the Turkish port of Mersin in the northeastern Mediterranean close to Syria.
One of the routes is a 7,000-km long railway, which starts in Chinese Kurlya, passes through Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran and finishes in the Turkish city of Mersin.
NNA - At least nine people were killed and five injured on Thursday when a train crashed into a bus carrying factory workers in Turkey's southern city of Mersin, Reuters said.
Stoke responded and Reds keeper Yusuf Mersin had to deny Kevin Gomez-Nieto before James Alabi struck the woodwork.
Flissi, vice-champion du monde a Almaty (Kazakhstan) et medaille d'or aux jeux Mediterraneens de Mersin (Turquie), s'est distingue en raflant 24 voix des 32 organes de presse ayant pris part au sondage, loin devant le buteur de la selection algerienne de football, Islam Slimani, deuxieme avec quatre votes.