Cablegate: Southeast Turkey Press Summary May 12, 2004
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UNCLAS ADANA 000063
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PINS PGOV PHUM IZ TU ADANA
SUBJECT: SOUTHEAST TURKEY PRESS SUMMARY MAY 12, 2004
This is the Southeastern Turkey press summary for May 12, 2004.
Please note that Turkish press reports often contain errors or
exaggerations; AmConsulate Adana does not vouch for the accuracy
of the reports summarized here.
CULTURE and TOURISM
Milli Gazete / The Van provincial health office announced that
it is not advisable to swim in the 80 kilometer section of Van
Lake from Akdamar Island to Van Centennial University, due to
pollution in the lake.