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Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission and Johannes Hahn Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations are hosting the EU - Turkey High Level Political Dialogue in Brussels, IBNA reported.
Opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli has condemned recent attacks on synagogues in Turkey protesting Israel's recent moves to prevent Palestinians from accessing the holy al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, stating that any restrictions to the freedom of conscience of Jews in Turkey "is not approvable."
Turkey's Köprülü Canyon, one of the world's easiest rafting tracks, is set to welcome nearly 700,000 tourists this year, according to tour organizers in the region.
The canyon in the Beşkopnak neighborhood of the Mediterranean province of Antalya's Manavgat district is located on a 36,600-hectare area with over 100-meter-high walls and 14-kilometers-long streamline.