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Bodies of Water:
Black Sea (North)
Mediterranean Sea (South)
783,562 km2 (98.2% land, 1.8% water)
High central plateaus
Mount Ararat (5,166 m)
Republican parliamentary democracy
Head of State and Government:
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
29 October 1923 (collapse of Ottoman Empire)
Star and crescent
GDP Per Capita
TL (Turkish Lira)
$1 (USD) = TL (Turkish Lira)6.27
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Since Ottoman times, oiled wrestling has been the national sport of Turkey.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/tu.html (Majority of information)
https://joshuaproject.net/countries/TU (Ethnic and religious data)
http://www.turkstat.gov.tr/PreTablo.do?alt_id=1059 (City population data)
Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)
Information accurate to best of ability as of 25 December 2016