Voice of Turkey in Emirler was logged on 29 October 2013. An English language broadcast of news about "Turkish Republic Day", cultural programmes and Turkish pop music was observed from 21.30 to 22.30 UTC. This was followed by a broadcast in Italian. Reception on 9.610 kHz was (SINPO) 55555 - excellent on all accounts.
A reception report was emailed to TRT on the following day. QSL card, coaster and shortwave schedule arrived in the mail on 25 November 2013.