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Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by John Faulkner, Skegness » 18 Aug 2017 10:20

https://youtu.be/zlKdHTxDMYQ

Is this Arabic or something else? To my ears it also seems to have a slight Balkan intonation too.

As you can hear, the modulation is extremely low. Conditions at the time were pointing strongly towards Serbia and Bosnia.

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Post by zach_m » 21 Aug 2017 07:03

Hi John,

I wouldn't say it's from Balkan. It might be Turkey region.
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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by John Faulkner, Skegness » 21 Aug 2017 10:53

Thank you Zach.

There have been suggestions that this is probably from Bosnia. It will no doubt remain a mystery.

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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by PFM907 » 28 Aug 2017 22:36

I have a solution but there is a little doubt. it is only based on my experience and thoughts, could not find any proof.
what about this DW relay in the Ukraine? DW has arabic language on their schedule and MIGHT have a slavic accent.
the town is in the SE of the Ukraine, next to the border to Hungary and Romania. no frequencies found on DW.COM


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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by John Faulkner, Skegness » 29 Aug 2017 00:04

Interesting. Certainly another possibility. Thank you PFM. I guess I will never know, unfortunately.

One thing is for certain. There was no double hop here on the 18th June.

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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by Tim Bucknall » 21 Feb 2018 14:14

first part is a prayer/koran quote in pure arabic, then into vernacular which is definitely not slavic but could be turkic or farsi
Bosnia has all kinds of minorities i never knew about including Turks
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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by Tim Bucknall » 21 Feb 2018 14:20

fyi: Germans were logging Turkey at this time
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Re: Unidentified Arabic(?) 107.0

Post by John Faulkner, Skegness » 22 Feb 2018 00:24

Thanks Tim.

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