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Ilker Girit

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Istanbul, Turkey
Correspondent — Anadolu Agency

Correspondent @AnadoluAgency covering Europe 🇪🇺 linkedin.com/in/ilkergirit

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Biography

I earned my Bachelor of Arts in European Union Relations from Bahcesehir University in 2013. I work as a correspondent for Anadolu Agency’s English News Desk, Turkey’s state-run news agency. Previously I had worked as a trainee at the Turkish-American Business Association American Chamber of Comm...

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Nov 18, 2017

Turkey’s weightlifting legend Naim Suleymanoglu died on Saturday in Istanbul at the age of 50.  http://v.aa.com.tr/969083 

Nov 18, 2017

Athlete of the century: Turkish weightlifting legend dies  http://v.aa.com.tr/969083 

Nov 17, 2017

NATO’s Jens Stoltenberg says showing Erdogan as 'enemy collaborator' during NATO drill was 'an individual's actions'  http://aa.com.tr/en/politics/nato-chief-apologizes-to-turkey-after-drill-incident/968318 

Nov 17, 2017

Erdogan confirms Turkey pulled soldiers from NATO drill in Norway after Ataturk's picture and his name were used for target practice.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Following a protest in Istanbul against alleged Russian bombing of civilians in Syria.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

No

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