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What Is Life Really Like In Turkey?

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A natural bridge connecting Europe and Asia, Turkey grounds its historical roots in both cultures. However, today, Turkey generally doesn’t recognize as either, instead it exists in a unique coalesce “of ones own”. So, what’s everyday lives really like in Turkey? Turkey has been a secular country since 1923, but for decades there’s been a complex understanding of this identity. Though other religions such as Judaism and Christianity are practiced within the country, an overwhelming majority of Turkey recognizes as Muslim, and the ezan, or call to devotion, is still listened five times a day. However, in keeping with their […]