Debate follows reform allowing construction of hydroelectric power plants in areas that do not have "exceptional" environmental features.
Tourism can reduce stereotypes and nourish a peaceful future, officials say.
Van's honey industry has recovered from ruin, registering a 100 percent production increase compared to last year, producers say.
In August, Hakkari did more business in exports than bigger cities such as Van and Erzurum
The World Bank's additional funding of $400 million will go to an existing underground gas storage construction project.
Refuting the terrorist group's mischaracterisation of Islam is seen as one of the best ways to fight it.
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Iraqi Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani (right) walks with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu during their meeting in Arbil, the capital of the Kurdish autonomous region in northern Iraq, on Friday (November 21st). The two leaders discussed the security situation and attacks by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Davutoglu said that at least 2 million Iraqis have so far fled into Turkey due to ISIL's attacks and emphasised that Ankara constantly provides support to the displaced Iraqis. [AFP]