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Izmir - History - Medieval Period - Çaka Bey and The Seljuk Turks
... Turks first captured Smyrna under the Seljuk commander Çaka Bey in 1076, along with Klazomenai, Foça and a number of the Aegean Islands ... Çaka Bey (known as Tzachas among the Byzantines) used İzmir as a base for his naval operations ...

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