1993 in Turkey

Events in the year 1993 in Turkey.[1]

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1993
in
Turkey

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See also:List of years in Turkey

ParliamentEdit

IncumbentsEdit

Turgut Özal (up to 17 April)
Süleyman Demirel (from 16 May)
Süleyman Demirel (up to 16 May)
Erdal İnönü (acting 16 May-25 June)
Tansu Çiller (from 25 June)

Ruling party and the main oppositionEdit

CabinetEdit

EventsEdit

  • 11 January – 15 tonnes of narcotics were seized by the police in an Panama ensign ship
  • 15 January – Terrorist camps were bombarded in Bingöl Province
  • 12 January – Avalanche in Bayburt Province
  • 27 January – Burial service of Uğur Mumcu
  • 21 March – Demonstrations in Nevrouz day celebration
  • 17 April – 5 day-official mourning following the death of the president Turgut Özal
  • 21 April – Burial service of Turgut Özal
  • 28 April – Methane explosion in a garbage dump; 28 deaths
  • 16 May – Süleyman Demirel was appointed as the 9th president of Turkey. Erdal İnönü was appointed as the acting prime minister.
  • 25 May – Terrorists killed 33 unarmed dischargees in Bingöl Province
  • 30 May – Galatasaray won the championship of the Turkish football league[2]
  • 13 June – Tansu Çiller was elected as the new president of the True Path Party.
  • 25 June – Tansu Çiller together with Erdal İnönü of the SHP formed the new government
  • 2 July – Sivas incidents; 36 deaths
  • 12 July – Hülya Avşar gained the title “best actress” in Moscow International Film Festival
  • 9 August – Corruption investigation in İstanbul municipality (known as ISKİ suit)
  • 11 September – Erdal İnönü resigned from his post in the party and Murat Karayalçın replaced him
  • 5 October – Terrorists killed 35 civilians in Siirt Province and Batman Province
  • 19 December – Kanal D, a satellite and cable television station, as first regular broadcasts service to start.[citation needed]

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

JanuaryEdit

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

AprilEdit

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Türkiye'nin 70 yılı, Tempo, İstanbul, 1998, pp 410–422
  2. ^ Mackolik page