Mersin

Type: City
Name: Mersin
Country: Turkey
Latitude: 36.810001
Longitude: 34.630001
population: 612,540
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Human rights advocates call for prison reforms

The Human Rights Association and the families and attorneys of prisoners are calling for the closure of F-type prisons, accusing the facilities of inhumane treatment and of not properly caring for inmates who are critically illPeople convicted of belonging ... [Published Turkish Weekly - 2 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Turkey seeks Russia gas discount

ANKARA: Energy-dependent Turkey will ask for a discount on the price of the gas it buys from Russia, its energy minister said yesterday, with tension over Ukraine a background factor.“The negotiations and agreements we concluded with Russia give us the ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Monk seals face threat due to construction projects in Turkey's southern coast

ISTANBULThree monk seals have already died in recent weeks, but experts warn that the toll could increase. DHA PhotoMediterranean monk seals in Turkey’s southern coast of Mersin are facing increased threats due to the neglect of the authorities, who have ... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Mersin, Threat, Construction
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

A hidden treasure in the Mediterranean: The 'Man rocks'

MERSİN – Anadolu AgencyThe reliefs on the rocks are thought to have been made over the course of around 250 years. AA photosThe Adam Kayalar (man-rocks), located on the sheer slopes of the Şeytan Deresi Valley in the southern province of Mersin, often ... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Journalists of the leading mass media of Mersin Province (Turkey) visited the Public Information Center of Akkuyu NPP

The Akkuyu NPP Project Company is actively collaborating with the mass media of the Republic of Turkey, particularly, Mersin Province.The Public Information Centers (PIC) of Akkuyu NPP in the city of Mersin and settlement of Büyükeceli (the nearest residential ... [Published Energyland.info - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitrep 14 April 2014

Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 13 April 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear: Turkey tenders tech firms for Akkuyu plant

(ANSAmed) - ANKARA, APRIL 14 - The Turkish Atomic EnergyAuthority (Taek) will hold a tender for technical supportservices for the handling of its first nuclear power plant'slicensing in the province of Mersin on the Mediterranean coast.According to the ... [Published Ansamed - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

M 3.2 - Asia Turkey [Mersin] Aydincik

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 13.04.2014 08:00:25 UTC Magnitude: M 3.2 Mercalli Scale: 1 Depth: 7km Coordinate: 36° 41.400, 33° 39.000 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 10:00 in the moorning ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
Entities: Mersin, Turkey, Earthquake
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Russia gives $1.39bln for Turkey’s first nuclear plant

ANKARA - Anadolu AgencyEnviromentalists protest the nuclear plant construction during a demonstration in Mersin, April 9. DHA PhotoTurkey has received $1.39 billion from Russia for the construction of Turkey’s first nuclear power plant in Akkuyu for the ... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 10 2014]
Entities: Turkey, Nuclear, Russia
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

Turkey: Four mayors who signed LGBT-friendly protocol elected in Istanbul and Mersin

Four mayoral candidates in Turkey who signed an LGBT-friendly municipality protocol were elected on Sunday in local districts of both Istanbul and Mersin.HurriyetDailyNews  reports the Social Policies, Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation Studies Association ... [Published Pink News - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 37 reports

9 dead after train crashes into minibus

ANKARA — At least nine people were killed and five others injured after a passenger train crashed Thursday into a minibus that was carrying workers to a factory. Basri Guzeloglu, the local governor, said the train slammed into the vehicle at a level crossing ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

'Nine Killed' In Turkey Train Crash

At least nine people have been killed after a passenger train crashed into a minibus carrying people to work in Turkey, local media say.The accident happened at a level crossing near the Mediterranean port city of Mersin. ... [Published Peace FM - Mar 20 2014]

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Munir Tugrul added that the condition of the prison is inhumane, saying that "to remain there is a gross injustice. They are waiting for ill people in the prisons to die."
"The negotiations and agreements we concluded with Russia give us the right for a price revision in the coming months" Energy Minister Taner Yildiz told reporters in Ankara

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Human rights advocates call for prison reforms [Published Turkish Weekly - 2 hours ago]
Turkey rising as an energy hub: U.S. institute [Published Turkish Weekly - 5 hours ago]
Turkey seeks Russia gas discount [Published Qatar Peninsula - 9 hours ago]
Turkey to seek price reduction for Russian gas [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - 18 hours ago]
Turkey to seek price reduction for Russian gas:... [Published Dunya News - 22 hours ago]
Turkey to seek price reduction for Russian gas:... [Published zeenews.com - Apr 18 2014]
Monk seals face threat due to construction proj... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 16 2014]
A hidden treasure in the Mediterranean: The 'Ma... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 16 2014]
Journalists of the leading mass media of Mersin... [Published Energyland.info - Apr 16 2014]
Journalists of the leading mass media of Mersin... [Published Noodls - Apr 15 2014]
Can Turkey work miracle on current account defi... [Published AlMonitor - Apr 14 2014]
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
Nuclear: Turkey tenders tech firms for Akkuyu p... [Published Ansamed - Apr 14 2014]
M 3.2 - Asia Turkey [Mersin] Aydincik [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
Turkey tenders tech firms for Akkuyu plant [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 11 2014]
Archshowcase: Stadium in Mersin, Turkey by BKA ... [Published AEC Cafe - Apr 11 2014]
Russia gives $1.39bln for Turkey’s first nuclea... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 10 2014]
Russian funding increases for Turkish nuclear p... [Published Power Engineering International - Apr 10 2014]
Russia gives US$1.39bln for Turkey's 1st nuclea... [Published World Bulletin - Apr 10 2014]
Turkish Students Vie for Potential Akkuyu Nucle... [Published Breakbulk - Apr 07 2014]
Polio vaccination campaign extended in Turkey [Published World Bulletin - Apr 07 2014]
Europe roundtable: Turkey energy – Elements of ... [Published The Lawyer - Apr 07 2014]
‘Polarization serves the ruling party, not the ... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 06 2014]
Environment report for Turkey's first nuke plan... [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 06 2014]
4000 Turkish students apply for nuclear enginee... [Published World Bulletin - Apr 06 2014]
Four 'LGBT-friendly' mayors elected in Istanbul... [Published Gay Star News - Apr 06 2014]
Turkey elections: Democratic chance or authorit... [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 05 2014]
Work on 1st Turkish nuclear plant to begin in May [Published World Bulletin - Apr 05 2014]
Turkey: Atop a Powder Keg? [Published AINA - Apr 05 2014]
The environment has lost at the polls [Published Turkish Daily - Apr 04 2014]
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Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 13 April 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ...
M 3.2 - Asia Turkey [Mersin] Aydincik [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Apr 13 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 13.04.2014 08:00:25 UTC Magnitude: M 3.2 Mercalli Scale: 1 Depth: 7km Coordinate: 36° 41.400, 33° 39.000 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 10:00 in the moorning ...
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 03 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 01 April 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ...
Train Slams Into Minibus in Turkey, Killing at ... [Published TIME.com - Mar 20 2014]
A commuter train crashed into a minibus in southern Turkey on Thursday, killing nine people and injuring several others. The shuttle bus was hit on a railway crossing as it carried workers to an industrial zone in the province of Mersin, the Associated ...
Train Slams Into Minibus in Turkey, Killing at ... [Published The China Blog - Mar 20 2014]
A commuter train crashed into a minibus in southern Turkey on Thursday, killing nine people and injuring several others. The shuttle bus was hit on a railway crossing as it carried workers to an industrial zone in the province of Mersin, the Associated ...
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