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Turkey: Crops damaged by heavy rains, hailstorms

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Heavy rains and hailstorms have lashed several cities across Turkey, causing damage to a number of crops, Today's Zaman reported.

One farmer said, "At least 50% of the yield has been destroyed," while another expects "almost no yield this year." The rains caused flash floods in parts of Istanbul, where workplaces were flooded.

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