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Large Human Sculpture Unearthed In Southeast Turkey
2012-07-31 10:11:25

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online At the Tayinat Archaeological Project (TAP) excavation site in Turkey, archaeologists have unearthed two new and exciting sculptures. One is a large, semi-circular column base, ornately decorated on one side and the other is a beautiful and colossal human sculpture. These cultural treasures are both from a monumental gate complex that provided access to the upper citadel of Kunulua, capital of the Neo-Hittite Kingdom of Patina that...

2009-11-19 10:57:00

MECHELEN, Belgium, November 19 /PRNewswire/ -- "It was a tremendous success!", says Wim Vanhool, Executive Board Member of Temsa Europe. "Customers appreciated the way we hosted them and in particular the confidence that we were able to create in terms of services and environmental performance." TEMSA products are sold in 46 countries, of which at least 9 were represented at Busworld and returned with signed purchase orders. The key markets for TEMSA are still Benelux, Germany,...

2008-10-08 12:00:32

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia Ankara, 8 October: Turkey's Premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan welcomed the energy agreement signed [on] Wednesday [8 October] between Czech Cez and Turkey's Akenerji companies, expressing his hope that it would contribute to relations between the two countries. Following delegation and tete-a-tete meetings, Erdogan and his Czech counterpart Mirek Topolanek held a joint press conference in Ankara. Erdogan thanked Czech...

2008-09-30 09:00:33

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia ANKARA (A.A) - 30.09.2008 - The Turkey-Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) underwater potable water pipeline is about to be completed. The majority of the water pipeline carrying potable water from Anamur Dragon River in Turkey to the TRNC has been erected. Once operational, the potable water pipeline would carry 75 million cubic meters of water from Turkey to the TRNC. 15 million cubic meters out of this...

2008-09-13 06:00:18

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia Adana, 13 September: Oil flow has resumed at the Baku-Tbilisi- Ceyhan pipeline after technicians fixed the technical failure at a pumping station in eastern Turkey on Saturday [13 September]. A technical failure on the pipeline disrupted oil flow late Thursday, officials of the Turkish pipeline company Botas said. The cause of the failure at the valve of a pumping station in the eastern province of Sivas was not...

2008-09-12 15:00:26

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia Adana, 12 September: A technical failure on the Baku-Tbilisi- Ceyhan pipeline disrupted the oil flow late Thursday, officials of the Turkish pipeline company Botas said. The cause of the failure at the valve of a pumping station in the eastern province of Sivas was not immediately known, Botas officials said on Friday. "Technicians are now working at the station to fix the breakdown. Oil flow will restart in a few...

2008-09-11 12:00:37

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia Baku, 9 September: Turkish Energy and Natural Resources Minister Hilmi Guler met Tuesday Greek Development Minister Christos Folias to discuss energy issues including Nabucco project, a planned natural gas pipeline to pump natural gas from Turkey to Austria, via Bulgaria, Romania, and Hungary. Guler and Folias attended a conference on "oil and gas potential in Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan" in the Azerbaijani capital of...

2008-09-09 12:00:35

Text of report in English by Turkish semi-official news agency Anatolia BAKU (A.A) -09.09.2008 -Turkey invited on Tuesday Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan to make joint energy investments. Turkey's Energy & Natural Resources Minister Hilmi Guler called on Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan to cooperate with Turkey in energy projects in the Black Sea. "We will start drilling the Black Sea in 2009, and I am inviting you to cooperate with us in this drilling project," Guler said during a conference...


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Sea of Marmara
2013-04-18 22:26:30

The Sea of Marmara, or otherwise known as the Sea of Marmora or the Marmara Sea, is the inland sea that connects the Black Sea to the Aegean Sea, thus dividing Turkey’s Asian and European parts. The Bosphorus strait connects it to the Dardanelles and the Black Sea to the Aegean. The sea has an area of 11,350 square kilometers (280 kilometers x 80 kilometers) with the greatest depth reaching 1,370 meters. The salinity of the sea averages about 22 parts per thousand, which is slightly...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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