Turkey By: Carli gatson

People from Turkey speak Turkish which originates from Asia.Turkish also referred to as Istanbul Turkish.Its the most widely spoken of the Turkic languages, with around 10–15 million native speakers in Southeast Europe (mostly in East and West Thrace) and 60–65 million native.Outside of Turkey, significant smaller groups of speakers exist in Germany, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Northern Cyprus (only recognized by Turkey), Greece, the Caucasus, and other parts of Europe and Central Asia.(how to pernouce Türkçe,T-ur-k-k.

Christianity in Turkey. Since up to 98 percent of the population are Muslims, Christians are obviously a minority religion in Turkey. Because it is a secular country, the only Muslim country in the world that has no state religion, the Constitution guarantees religious freedom, and tolerance is the rule.
Although soccer is the most popular sport in Turkey, basketball, volleyball, handball, track-and-field and wrestling (which is considered as the ancestral sport) are also popular. Furthermore, important international successes have been attained in weightlifting, boxing, taekwon-do, judo and archery in recent years
This is Turkeys flag.White crescent and star represent the insignia of the Turks, as well as being traditional symbols of Islam.
Turkeys musical instruments are a mixer of America's instruments and those are just the top 4
The function of head of state is performed by the president (Cumhurbaşkanı).The political system of Turkey is highly centralized. However, as a member state of the Council of Europe, Turkey is under an obligation to implement the European Charter of Local Self-Government.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan served as prime minister of Turkey from 2003 to 2014. He was elected president in 2014.Born in Istanbul, Turkey, in 1954, Recep Tayyip Erdogan became involved in politics while attending university.
Sources indicate that central Asian Turks used to wear leather boots, mintan shirt, a short caftan used with a belt and a kind of riding trousers loose at the top narrowing downwards suitable for horse riding. Caftan and boots also gained significance as a sign of status.Bashlyks, head coverings, as in clothes, were made of fur or sheepskin with the purpose of protection from the cold. Bashlyks were also observed to be symbols of status.
Turkish folk music (Türk Halk Müziği) combines the distinct cultural values of all civilisations that have lived in Turkey and its former territories in Europe and Asia. Its unique structure includes regional differences under one umbrella. It was the most popular music genre in the Ottoman Empire era.
The architecture of Turkish traditional houses is influenced by a variety of climactic and natural resources, by the traditions of earlier houses remaining in Anatolia from the Byzantine era, and by traditional Turkic culture, which was brought from Central Asia by the Turks.
The architecture of Turkish traditional houses is influenced by a variety of climactic and natural resources, by the traditions of earlier houses remaining in Anatolia from the Byzantine era, and by traditional Turkic culture, which was brought from Central Asia by the Turks.
Kuskus the Turkish version of couscous, which can be served with any meat dish or stew.
some of their hobbys are Make bread, smoke fish, brew beer/wine and engage in other food projects
the capital of turkey is Ankara

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