Official says 30,000 people made unemployed in 12 days in Turkey .hurriyet2008-detailbox-newslink { font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size:13px; font-weight:bold; text-decoration:none; color:#000000;} .hurriyet2008-detailbox-newslink:hover { font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size:13px; font-weight:bold; text-decoration:underline; color:#990000;} Around 30,000 people had appealed to the Turkish Employment Agency (IS-KUR) in the last 12 days to declare they had lost their jobs, the head of the agency was quoted as saying by Dogan News Agency on Friday.

On Thursday IS-KUR said jobless claims in Turkey had increased by 472 percent in December compared to the same period of last year.

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