Turkey Today

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What's going on in Egypt today?

Egypt's has a developing economy which has grown in the recent years. Egypts main crops are sugarcane, grains, vegetables, fruits and cotton. Raw cotton, cotton yarn, and clothing are a few of Egypt's exports. Farmers in Egypt use many modern day machinery like the the Aswan high dam. Egypt in size is about as big as Texas and is mainly a desert all year.

What's going on in turkey today?

People of turkey

In turkey the people are mainly 98% Muslims. The other is 0.2% Christians or Jews. The population of Turkey is 79,414,269 people. The language they speak is mainly Turkish or Kurdish.

Size of turkey

Turkey is a little larger than Texas. Turkey is 783,562 km squared .Located in the Middle East, southeast of Europe.

Earthquakes appear In north Turkey

Most earthquakes in turkey appear in the northern part. The scale is from 7-10 so these earthquakes can be huge. Some earthquakes can last 45 seconds to 1 day

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Bedouins

Turkish Arabs are mostly Muslims which live on th southeastern border of Syria. They speak mainly Arabic , but now in modern days they speak Turkish. 500,000 people speak Arabic.
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Silt

Turkey is a large peninsula that bridges the continents of Europe and Asia. Turkey is surrounded on three sides by the Black Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, and the Aegean Sea. Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey, is built on land in the Bosporus seaway. The city is partly in Europe and partly in Asia. Turkey is larger than the state of Texas. Silt is found in the riverbeds along the large peninsula.

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