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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The delegation of the Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in the Republic of Turkey took part in the Gaziantep province.
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ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan on Sunday strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Turkey's Gaziantep province and reaffirmed solidarity with the government and people of Turkey.
ISTANBUL, Aug 21 (KUNA) -- The death toll of the wedding hall blast in Gaziantep has risen to 50 people and 94 others wounded.
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.
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.