2018 in Turkey

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Events in the year 2018 in Turkey.



  • 13 January – The Pegasus Airlines Flight 8622 accident
  • 13 May – President Tayyip Erdogan has announces to infrastructure Airport on "Mega-schemes", and critics has warned that it will destroy 8,500 year old archaeological historic site in near Istanbul, that will cause impact environment.[1]
  • 10 June – President Erdogan warned that Austria government will expel Muslim it could lead to war, he said, “These measures taken by the Austrian prime minister are, I fear, leading the world towards a war between the cross and the crescent, They say they're going to kick our religious men out of Austria. Do you think we will not react if you do such a thing? That means we're going to have to do something".[2]
  • 14 October - Road accident left 15 migrants dead in İzmir Province.[3]
  • 13 December - Ankara train collision killed 9


  • 9 January – Yılmaz Onay, writer, theatre director and translator (b. 1937).[6]


  1. ^ https://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-canal/erdogans-crazy-canal-alarms-villagers-and-environmentalists-idUSKCN1IE0GS
  2. ^ https://www.rt.com/news/429345-erdogan-war-christians-muslims/
  3. ^ https://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-crash/at-least-15-killed-as-truck-carrying-migrants-crashes-in-turkey-agencies-idUSKCN1MO05K
  4. ^ "Aydın Boysan vefat etti". aa.com.tr (in Turkish). Retrieved 6 January 2018.
  5. ^ Veteran Turkish actor Münir Özkul dies at age 93
  6. ^ "Son dakika haberi… Tiyatrocu yazar Yılmaz Onay hayatını kaybetti". sozcu.com.tr (in Turkish). Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  7. ^ "ATAA Mourns the Passing of Ambassador Nabi Sensoy". ataa.org. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  8. ^ Sanat dünyasının acı kaybı... Mimar Sinan Üniversitesi'nde yas (in Turkish)
  9. ^ "Özden Örnek hayatını kaybetti". Hürriyet (in Turkish). Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  10. ^ Salih Mirzabeyoğlu hayatını kaybetti (in Turkish)
  11. ^ "Dünya Kupası'nda görev alan ilk Türk hakem olan Doğan Babacan hayatını kaybetti - Son Dakika Spor Haberleri". Star.com.tr (in Turkish). 18 May 2018. Retrieved 23 May 2018.
  12. ^ Prof. Dr. Semavi Eyice vefat etti (in Turkish)
  13. ^ Eski milli atlet Canel Konvur vefat etti (in Turkish)
  14. ^ Teknik direktör Ümit Kayıhan vefat etti (in Turkish)
  15. ^ Construction and energy giant ENKA's Şarık Tara dies aged 88