Webcams in Turkey
Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, Turkish Türkiye Türkiye Cumhuriyeti and pronunciation, is a country located on the border of Asia and Europe. It has borders with Greece, Bulgaria, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan (Nakhchivan), Iran, Iraq (Kurdistan Regional Government) and Syria. It is a parliamentary republic whose official language is Turkish. Its capital is Ankara officially since 1923. October 13 Turkey is bordered to the north by the Black Sea, to the west by the Aegean Sea and south through the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea: the Levantine basin. Eastern Thrace (Europe) and Anatolia (Asia) are separated by the Sea of Marmara and the Bosphorus on the east and west of the Dardanelles (both inlets form what is called the Straits ).
Turkey has 3% of its territory in Europe (Eastern Thrace which nevertheless accounts for 14% of its population, more than 10 million people2 By its geographical location astride two continents, at the crossroads of Russia axes. – Mediterranean Balkans – Middle East, on the ancient Silk Road, today on the strategically important oil pipelines route, the area has always been a crossroads of economic trade, cultural and religious She made the link. between East and West, hence its geostrategic position leading reinforces that given the political events that shook the Middle East as the market hydrocarbons or tensions related to the water problem.