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The Turkish Council of State is the highest court in the Republic of Turkey and is based in Ankara. Its role is protected by the Constitution of Turkey. Wikisource has original text related to this article: Constitution of the Republic of Turkey The Constitution of Turkey was enacted in 1982 during military dictatorship, replacing previous Turkish constitutions enacted in 1876, 1921, 1924, and 1961. ... There have been ten Presidents of the Republic of Turkey since its inception. ... Ahmet Necdet Sezer (born September 13, 1941 in Afyon) is the tenth and current President of the Republic of Turkey. ... This is a chronological list of every government formed by the Prime Ministers of the Republic of Turkey. ... O da kim? ... The Grand National Assembly (Türkiye Büyük Millet Meclisi in Turkish) is the unicameral parliament of Turkey which carries out legislative functions. ... Political parties in Turkey lists political parties in Turkey. ... Elections in Turkey gives information on election and election results in Turkey. ... Provinces of Turkey are called iller in Turkish (singular is il, see Turkish alphabet for capitalization of i). ... The National Security Council (Milli Güvenlik Kurulu (MGK) in Turkish) is a powerful body that unites the top civilian and military leaders, and issues ‘recommendations’ to the government upon all matters vaguely defined as touching on the security of the state of the Turkish Republic. ... Turkey is a signatory to the European Convention on Human Rights and the Turkish Constitution guarantees basic human rights to all Turkish citizens. ... Foreign relations of the Republic of Turkey are primarily with the Western world and its neigboring countries. ... Turkey is a successor state of the Ottoman Empire, a multi-ethnic empire consolidated by gradual conquest during medieval and early modern times (1300-1700). ... Information on politics by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ... The Council of State is the name of an organ of government in many states, and especially in republics. ... Ankara is the capital of Turkey and the countrys second largest city after İstanbul. ... Wikisource has original text related to this article: Constitution of the Republic of Turkey The Constitution of Turkey was enacted in 1982 during military dictatorship, replacing previous Turkish constitutions enacted in 1876, 1921, 1924, and 1961. ...


On May 3, 2006, Chief Judge Sumru Çörtoğlu was elected as the new chief judge of the Council of State after winning the 68th round of voting.[1] May 3 is the 123rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (124th in leap years). ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


2006 Shootings

On 17 May 2006 a gunmen made his way into the Council of State and subsequently shot dead one judge and injured four others. One of the wounded judges had been criticised for ruling against teachers wearing Muslim headscarves, and this religous nature of the attack is further supported by that fact that the attacker shouted Allahu Akbar before firing.[2] May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about Islamic religious phrase God is most great. For other usages, see Allahu Akbar (disambiguation). ...


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