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(DIP) GREECE OFFERS CONDOLENCE OVER FLOOD DISASTER IN TURKEY.

ATHENS, Sep 10, 2009 (TUR tur: see ibex. ) -- Greece offered condolence for the victims of flood disaster in Turkey.

Sending a message to Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Wednesday, Greek Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis Theodora "Dora" Bakoyannis (née Mitsotakis) (Greek: Ντόρα Μπακογιάννη) (born 6 May 1954) is a Greek politician, the current Greek Foreign Affairs Minister and former Mayor of Athens.  offered her condolences for the people who were killed in the flood disaster triggered by torrential rains on September 8 and 9.

Bakoyannis said that Greek Embassy in Ankara was ready to extend every type of assistance to Turkish officials.

Flash floods in Istanbul and the neighboring neigh·bor  
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1. One who lives near or next to another.

2. A person, place, or thing adjacent to or located near another.

3. A fellow human.

4. Used as a form of familiar address.

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 province of Tekirdag killed 29 people. Five people in Saray town of Tekirdag and 24 others in Istanbul's districts of Catalca, Silivri and Ikitelli lost their lives in floods triggered by torrential rains.

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