İdris Naim Şahin

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İdris Naim Şahin
Leader of the Nation and Justice Party
Assumed office
November 19, 2014
Serving with Mehmet Bozdemir
Preceded by Position established
Minister of Interior
In office
July 6, 2011 – January 24, 2013
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
Preceded by Osman Güneş
Succeeded by Muammer Güler
Member of the Grand National Assembly
Assumed office
9 November 2002
Constituency İstanbul (III) (2002, 2007)
Ordu (2011)
Personal details
Born (1956-06-01) June 1, 1956 (age 61)
Ordu, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Political party Justice and Development Party (AKP) 2002-2013
Nation and Justice Party 2014-present
Alma mater Istanbul University
Occupation Politician

İdris Naim Şahin (born 1 June 1956, Ordu, Turkey) is a Turkish politician who was elected to the Turkish Grand National Assembly in 2002, representing Istanbul.

He was appointed to the Ministry of Internal Affairs on July 6, 2011 by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in his new cabinet. On January 24, 2013, he was replaced by Muammer Güler at his post.[1]

Şahin resigned from the ruling Justice and Development Party on 25 December 2013 amidst the corruption scandal involving several ministers.[2]


  1. ^ Şenyüz, Selçuk (2012-01-24). "Sürpriz zirve sonrası kabine değişikliği". Hürriyet (in Turkish). Retrieved 2013-01-24. 
  2. ^ Ankara'da bir şok istifa daha

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