Eid al-Fitr

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev greeted Muslims in Bulgaria for the Ramadan Feast

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev greeted Muslims in Bulgaria for the Ramadan Feast. This was reported by Press Secretariat of the presidential administration.
'I greet our Muslim compatriots, who mark the Ramadan Bayram Feast and wish them health, success and well being,' said Radev./FOCUS News Agency/

31 people killed, more than 190 wounded in traffic accidents across Turkey at start of Eid al-Fitr

Some 31 people were killed and more than 190 were wounded in traffic accidents across Turkey at the beginning of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on June 25.

Traffic was snared as people took to the roads to visit their relatives in provinces across Turkey, causing a high volume of traffic across the country due to three-daily Eid al-Fitr holiday. 

24 people killed, 136 wounded in traffic accidents across Turkey at start of Eid al-Fitr

Some 24 people were killed and 136 were wounded in traffic accidents across Turkey at the beginning of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on June 24.

Traffic was snared as people took to the roads to visit their relatives in provinces across Turkey, causing a high volume of traffic across the country due to three-daily Eid al-Fitr holiday. 

Turkey celebrates Islamic holiday Eid al-Fitr

Muslims in Turkey, alongside Muslim populations around the world, are set to celebrate the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr starting on June 25 until June 27, marking the end of 30 days of fasting during the holy month of Ramadan.

The Islamic holy month of Ramadan began on May 27, with many Muslims in Turkey eating only between sunset and sunrise, and will end on June 24.

Syrians back to Syria for holidays

There was a photograph on the front page of daily Posta the other day. The paper enlarged the photograph spreading it to nine columns as it deserved; it was taken at Turkey's Syrian border post Öncüpınar in Kilis. 

A huge crowd, the one that you can only come across at political rallies, was at the border post, waiting.

Iranians flock to Turkey's Van for shopping, nightlife

Iranians celebrating the Nevruz holiday, which started mid-March and will last until the beginning of April, have flocked to the eastern province of Van for its nightlife and shopping. 

There are no available rooms left in the province and several hotels have turned their meeting halls into rooms to be able to meet the demand of Iranian tourists. 

TV tower with panoramic views of Istanbul to open in June

A new television tower with panoramic views of Istanbul will be completed within a month and open to visitors in June, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said on Feb. 4. 

Speaking at the site of the new Küçük Çamlıca Radio-TV Tower, Yıldırım said the facility is due to open to public by Eid al-Fitr, a holiday which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.        

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