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Tarlabasi is a district of Istanbul, located close to the heart of the city, settled by minorities. Until the 50s, it was a peaceful and developing neighborhood. Nowadays this is a maze of graffiti painted streets, plenty of drug dealers and thieves, extremely dangerous for strangers and newcomers, but at the same time having the unique charm and being extremely colorful. Its inhabitants are little by little forced out by the government to move out to suburbs. In a few years time it will be another usual district of the city.

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