Turkey won two gold and two silver medals in the 4th European Physics Olympiad, officials said Monday.

According to the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), the contest was held online on July 18 and hosted 250 students from 57 countries.

From the Turkish team, Yunus Emre Parmaksiz and Bayram Alp Sahin claimed gold, Oyku Sila Guner and Mert Unsal won silver, while Yaman Bora Otuzbir received an honorable mention.

The European Physics Olympiad is an annual contest for high school students from Europe and elsewhere.

*Writing by Seda Sevencan

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