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Turkish men are abandoning long beards amid concern about being associated with the Islamic State (IS) terror group, the media reported on Thursday.

Residents in the Aegean province of Manisa have been flocking to salons to get their beards cut in order not to draw public attention by looking like IS militants, the region's hairdresser's association said.

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Kind of ironic, really. Beards are making a huge comeback in the USA, but are going out of fashion in Turkey.
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