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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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Summary: Ankara [Turkey], Oct 30 (ANI): The Turkey Police on Sunday arrested at least 61 people over suspected links to the Daesh in eastern Erzurum and northwestern Bursa provinces on Sunday.
Objective: To analyze the characteristics of patients transferred by ambulance helicopter in Erzurum.
ERZURUM (CyHAN)- Mehmet Turan, a Jewelry master or can be described as lapidary from eastern Turkish province of Erzurum, is widely known with his extraordinary earring, necklace and rings designs which he produce them by processing jewelry such as diamond and brilliant on frame is made chestnut tree.
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
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.
In terms of its cattle population Erzurum constitutes a model for cattle management in eastern Turkey.
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.
ANKARA, (SANA) -- The Turkish authorities forced Armenian cargo plane bound for Syria to land at Erzurum Airport in eastern Turkey.
assistance for Turkey's eastern Van province, landed at an airport in eastern province of Erzurum on Sunday.