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A city of northern Turkey northeast of Ankara on Samsun Bay, an inlet of the Black Sea. In ancient times Samsun was an important Greek colony.


(Turkish ˈsɑmsun)
(Placename) a port in N Turkey, on the Black Sea. Pop: 395 000 (2005 est). Ancient name: Amisus



a city in N Turkey, in Asia. 326,900.
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Two of them were detained on a bus at a security checkpoint on a road linking the Black Sea city of Samsun to Ankara.
Two of them were detained on a bus at a security check on a road linking the Black Sea city of Samsun to Ankara.
Chief Inspector Antonio Gutierrez, Gumaca police chief, said Anthony Ansus, 28, and his younger brother, Christian, 25, were arrested for allegedly stabbing Lawrence Samsun, 31, in Barangay (village) Maunlad around 8:30 p.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish security forces detained five suspected members of the ISIL terrorist group in the country's Northern Samsun province, who were planning to carry out attacks in Istanbul, local media said.
But Deaflympics Samsun 2017 succeeded to raise the level once again.
1) Department of Pediatric Genetics, Ondokuz Mayis University Medical Faculty, Samsun, Turkey
25 (Petra)--Zarqa Municipality signed a twinning agreement with Turkish Samsun Municipality to strengthen relations between the two sides.
Up gradation of latest signalling technology for a main-line rail route that runs for approximately 380km from the Turkish port of Samsun on the Black Sea, to the railway junction of Kalin in Central Anatolia.
1] Clinic of Neurology, Vezirkopu State Hospital, Samsun, Turkey
If she meets the standard again in Astana she must take the world place and the European Olympic berth kicks back to Taylor who won the third place box-off in Samsun.
SAMSUN (CyHAN)- Hailing turned some streets and boulevards into white in Havza district of Samsun in the early hours of Wednesday.
KUWAIT, April 5 (KUNA) -- Farwaniya Governor Sheikh Faisal Al-Humoud Al-Malek Al-Sabah and Turkey's Samsun Governor Ibrahim Sahin have signed a twinship agreement aiming to promote cooperation between both governorates.