It’s pretty cold in parts of Turkey right now.
But the Turkish special forces has made the most of the winter weather by setting up a special military training camp for fighting in the snow.
Photographer Mehmet Emin Gurbuz was given special access to the five-day training camp in Bolu, located in the north of the country.
The average temperature in January is around 0 degrees C, but at nights it can go as low as -10 degrees C.
Snow warfare is common in Arctic countries such as Canada and Russia, while Turkish armed forces are usually seen in action in warmer climates.
But given the freezing temperatures of central Anatolia, Turkey wants its special forces trained in these conditions.
Sometimes the guns are equipped with a special trigger guard that fits the heavy mittens worn by the soldiers.
The Turkish army has a long history of confrontation on mountain terrains with the PKK, the Kurdish militia that fights for an independent state in the mountains between Turkey and Iraq.
Recently though they have also been confronted by fighters from the Islamic State near the border with Syria.
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