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a native or inhabitant of Turkey

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Indeed, the Sofia News Agency reported that many Bulgarians and ethnic Turks have expressed support for Enimehmedov.
He was revealed to have been an informer for the secret police after being jailed for the deportation of ethnic Turks during the communist era.
The liberal MRF party represents ethnic Turks and other Muslims who make up about 12 percent of Bulgaria's 7.
The party that represents ethnic Turks in Bulgaria, the Movement for Rights and Freedom (MRF), also secured its constituency in this system, which fluctuates between around 10 to 12 percent of the population.
Cyprus has been divided between ethnic Turks and Greeks since 1974, when Turkish troops occupied its northern third in response to an Athens-engineered coup in Nicosia aimed at union with Greece.
Gul, who is on the third day in his stay in Bulgaria, visited Varna and then proceeded to Shumen where many ethnic Turks live.
The houses of ethnic Turks were attacked last night in the village of Maevka.
The cell is allegedly led by a German of Syrian descent but also includes ethnic Turks, German converts to Islam and one member with Afghan roots.
Most are the descendants of ethnic Turks who arrived during five centuries of Ottoman rule that ended in 1878.
Although some ethnic Turks resented the commercial success of their minorities, they could and did work together successfully.
Peck believes the influx of Jews from Russia and elsewhere has changed the main question from why Jews no live in Germany to how, the ramifications of the Holocaust in both Germany and the US, Russian emigration and its role in revitalizing German Jewry, the ways Jews represent themselves and are represented in Germany today, the parallel and divergent lives of ethnic Turks, modern anti-Semitism, Israel as a source of identity, and the effects of the new disapora caused by globalization.
The Associated Press quoted an Iraqi security official as saying the bomb exploded in a mostly Kurdish district of Kirkuk, a mixed city of Kurds, Arabs and ethnic Turks.
The council, established July 13, brings together Shiites, Sunnis, Kurds, Christians and ethnic Turks in Iraq, which has been occupied by U.
In other business, the governing council -which brings together Iraq's diverse mosaic of Shi'ites, Sunnis, Kurds, Christians and ethnic Turks -formed three committees to outline an order of business for the coming weeks and work out organisational issues, said Hoshyar Zebari, a spokesman for the council.
Azeris are ethnic Turks and speak a Turkic language.