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Encyclopedia > Southeastern Anatolia Region, Turkey

Southeastern Anatolia Region

Southeastern Anatolia Region (Turkish: Güneydoğu Anadolu Bölgesi) Image File history File links Turkey_southeast_anatolia. ... Image File history File links Turkey_southeast_anatolia. ...

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Provinces

Southeastern Anatolia Region

Image File history File links Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1056 × 816 pixel, file size: 28 KB, MIME type: image/png) Map of the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 776 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1056 × 816 pixel, file size: 28 KB, MIME type: image/png) Map of the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey. ... Map showing the location of Adıyaman Province in the Kurdish region of Turkey Adıyaman is a province in south-central Turkey. ... Location of Batman Province Batman is a Turkish province in the predominantly Kurdish[1][2] southeast of Anatolia, with a population of slightly less than 500,000. ... shows the Location of the Province Diyarbakır Diyarbakır is a province in eastern Turkey. ... Gaziantep is a province in south-central Turkey. ... Location of Kilis Province Kilis is a province of Turkey located in the southern central part of the country along the Syrian border. ... Map showing the location of Mardin Province of Turkey Mardin Province is a province of Turkey with a population of 835,173 (2000)[1]. The capital of the Mardin Province is Mardin. ... Shows the Location of the Province Şanlıurfa Şanlıurfa (also called simply, Urfa) is a province in Southeast Anatolia, Turkey. ... Siirt is a province of Turkey, located in the southeast. ... Şırnak is a Turkish province in the south east of Anatolia. ...

Population

85% of the population of the South-eastern Anatolia Region is Kurdish, a people of Indo - European stock, but more than 10% are Turkish (local people or recently settled). Freedom fighters and separatist movements are active in this area. Because of the difficult economic situation of the area, the region is a major source of emigration for the large western Turkish cities and for Europe.


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See also

Provinces of Turkey are called iller in Turkish (singular is il, see Turkish alphabet for capitalization of i). ...

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References

Census-defined regions of Turkey
Aegean Region | Black Sea Region |Central Anatolia Region |East Anatolia Region |Marmara Region |Mediterranean Region |Southeastern Anatolia Region

 
 

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