İsmet Kotak

İsmet Kotak (1939 – 11 September 2011) was a Turkish Cypriot politician, public administrator, journalist and columnist.

İsmet Kotak
Died11 September 2011(2011-09-11) (aged 71–72)
NationalityTurkish Cypriot
Alma materAnkara University, Faculty of Political Sciences
OccupationPolitician, public administrator, journalist, columnist
Political partyNational Unity Party
Democratic People's Party
Progressive People's Party
Free Democratic Party
Democratic Party

İsmet Kotak was Member of Parliament (1970–85, 1990–93), Minister of Labour (1969–76), Minister of Industry and Co-operatives (1982–83), director-general of the Bayrak Radio Television Corporation, president of Press Council in Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.[1][2] He was one of the co-founders of Democratic People's Party and founder of the Free Democratic Party.[1]


  1. ^ a b "İsmet Kotak toprağa veriliyor" (in Turkish). Kıbrıs Son Dakika. 2011-09-12. Retrieved 2013-03-03.
  2. ^ "İsmet Kotak" (in Turkish). TRNC Prime Ministry. Archived from the original on 2013-04-19. Retrieved 2013-03-03.