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Malatya Province is a province in Anatolia (Turkey). It is part of a larger mountaineous area. The capital of the province is Malatya (Hittite Language: Milid or Maldi, meaning fruit garden), which has many Alevite residents. Malatya is famous for its apricots. The area of Malatya province is 12.313 km². Malatya Province has 853.658 inhabitants (2000). The city of Malatya has 350.000 residents. Malatya is a city in south-eastern Turkey, and the capital of Malatya Province. ... The Hittite language is the dead language once spoken by the Hittites, a people who once created an empire centered on ancient Hattusa (modern Boğazköy) in north-central Turkey. ... Alevis are a branch of Islam, related to Shia Islam and practised mainly in (majority Sunni) Turkey, among both Turks and Kurds. ... For the computer company, see Apricot Computers. ... Malatya is a city in south-eastern Turkey, and the capital of Malatya Province. ...


The districts of the province are:

  • Malatya (central)
  • Akçadağ
  • Arapkir
  • Arguvan
  • Battalgazi
  • Darende
  • Doğanşehir
  • Doğanyol
  • Hekimhan
  • Kale
  • Kuluncak
  • Pütürge
  • Yazıhan
  • Yeşilyurt

Education: Inönü University (since 1975)


Malatya Airport serves both civillan and commercial planes.


External Links

  • Information about Malatya (Turkish)


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Malatya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (161 words)
Malatya is a city in south-eastern Turkey, and the capital of Malatya Province.
The area surrounding Malatya is best known for its apricot orchards, nourished from the alluvial soil of tributaries of the Euphrates.
Malatya apricots are often dried in the sun by traditional family-run orchards, collected and shipped throughout the world.
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Kars is a city in northeast Turkey and the capital of the Kars Province, formerly at the head of a sanjak in the Turkish vilayet of Erzurum.
Ottoman houses and a pontic tomb in Amasya Amasya (formerly Amaseia or Amasia) is a town in northern Turkey, the capital of Amasya Province with approximately 80,000 inhabitants.
Kastamonu is the capitol district of the Kastamonu Province, Turkey.
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