Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Turkey)

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Dışişleri Bakanlığı
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Agency overview
Formed 1920; 94 years ago (1920)
Jurisdiction Government of Turkey
Headquarters Ankara
Minister responsible Ahmet Davutoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Website www.mfa.gov.tr/default.en.mfa
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs building in Ankara.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Turkish: Dışişleri Bakanlığı) is a government ministry of the Republic of Turkey, responsible for the foreign relations of Turkey. The Ministry was established on 2 May 1920.[1] The ministry is headquartered in the Turkish capital of Ankara[2] and counts on more than 200 missions as embassies, permanent representation offices and consulates general, abroad.

Professor Ahmet Davutoğlu is the current Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, appointed on 1 May 2009.[3]

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  1. ^ Brief History of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey. Rep. of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Retrieved 9 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Contact Us." Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Retrieved 26 August 2010.
  3. ^ "CIA. Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments". Retrieved 30 May 2013. 

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