Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, The Turkish people suffered many losses after going to war with the Greeks. Despite these losses, the Turkish people, who never gave up, declared their independence on November 15, 1983 by taking the reward for their efforts. After declaring their independence, Rauf Raif Denktaş, who strived for his country and never gave up, became the first president of the TRNC. The first president of the TRNC Denktaş Rauf Denktaş has become a highly respected and beloved leader by his country. Rauf Denktaş, who was so adopted by the TRNC people, raised his country to the level of civilizations in a very short time with his agile intelligence and being an effective leader, and made a name for himself in the foreign press. We have compiled all the curious things about this strong leader who is so loved and respected by foreign countries and the TRNC people. We wish you enjoyable reading.

Who is the First President of the TRNC?

First President of the TRNC is Rauf Raif Denktaş.

TRNC Symbol Name; The Life of Rauf Raif Denktaş

Rauf Raif Denktaş was born on January 27th in Paphos, a small port town in Cyprus. Rauf Raif Denktaş, the 4th child of the Denktaş family. When he was 1.5 years old, he lost his mother Emine. Rauf Denktaş, who had a very difficult childhood with the death of his mother, grew up under the care of his father. After raising Rauf until a certain age, his father later sent him to Aybifan, Cyprus. Living with his grandmother and grandfather in this city, Denktaş had a very happy and peaceful childhood. Rauf Denktaş, who was always curious and open to learning during his childhood, started to receive education from Şeherli Mehmet Efendi, the most qualified person in terms of education of the period, while continuing to stay with his grandmother and grandfather in Cyprus. Denktaş, who became quite accustomed to the town of Aybifan, would miss this place in the future.

Who is Rauf Denktaş?

Rauf Denktaş's Education Life Full of Achievements

After reaching a certain age, his grandmother and grandfather realized that the education Rauf received from Şeherli Mehmet Efendi would be insufficient, so he was sent to boarding school in Istanbul in 1930. Denktaş started his primary school education in Arnavutköy district of Istanbul and studied at Fevzi Ati High School. Rauf Denktaş, who had a successful education from primary school to high school years, became the favorite of his teachers with his quick wit and diligence. He attracted the attention of his teacher especially with his intelligence in verbal lessons. Denktaş, who was a bright student in Primary and Secondary School, decided to return to Cyprus after graduation. Denktaş, who returned to Cyprus as soon as he graduated, started to study at the British school in Nicosia in 1937. Rauf Raif Denktaş, who was successful in verbal lessons in high school life, started to be interested in the profession of lawyer at that time. For Denktaş, the profession of lawyer has a very special importance. Because his father Mehmet Denktaş was a lawyer who worked as a prosecutor in Cyprus. For this reason, he went to England to study law at Lincoln's Inn in order to pursue the profession of his dreams. Rauf Denktaş, who was very successful in law courses at the school where he studied law, became a very bright student here. He graduated in 1941.

Rauf Denktash Life

An Idealist Man of Law in Cyprus Rauf Denktaş

He returned to Cyprus and started practicing as a lawyer, the profession of his dreams. Cyprus Bar Association Denktaş, a lawyer, Denktaş was a very idealistic lawyer. Denktaş, who was well-liked and respected at the Bar Association, transitioned to the prosecutor's office in a short time with his hardworking and ambitious nature. Rauf, who achieved successful results in the cases he took during his time as a lawyer, showed the same success, ambition and determination in the prosecution profession. During his time as a prosecutor, he investigated many incidents in Cyprus and investigated them within the legal framework. Rauf Denktaş, who illuminated many incidents in the legal community, was promoted to chief prosecutor in 1956 due to his success and the precedent-setting decisions he took. Successful and important decisions in the legal community Rauf Denktaş, He has been an exemplary jurist to the entire legal community with his fair stance in many cases. For this reason, Rauf Raif Denktaş is one of the important names in the field of law.

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Who is Rauf Denktaş's granddaughter

Rauf Denktaş's granddaughter which is Lawyer Pınar Denktaş'da is also practicing his profession as a lawyer with the profession and ideals of his grandfather.

Lawyer Pınar Denktaş

A Freedom Loving Politician; Rauf Denktaş

Rauf Denktaş is known as the first just president of the TRNC as well as being a good jurist with justice. Denktaş, whose political life was at least as successful as his legal life, did not hesitate to make fair and rational decisions for the welfare and future of his country. For this reason, he has always been respected and loved by his people. Denktaş, who was so valued, was a successful jurist who worked as an attorney general when he first started politics. Denktaş, who was successful and determined, constantly followed the country's affairs closely during his youth and tried to do something for his country as much as he could. When Rauf Denktaş was in his youth, the Cyprus problem had erupted, the southern part of Cyprus never left the Turks alone and events were breaking out one after another. Rauf Denktaş, who was a lawyer at that time, was on the side of his people because he was in favor of justice. As the events continued, he went to Ankara and met with the then Turkish Foreign Minister Fatih Rushdie Zorlu and expressed his proposal to send Turkish troops to the island of Cyprus. With the proposal approved by Fatih Rüştü Zorlu, a regiment of 650 soldiers set foot in the port of Moğusa on August 16, 1960. Thus, thanks to the proposal presented by Rauf Denktaş, the events were suppressed. Denktaş, the epitome of justice and freedom, first started his political adventure by being elected as the chairman of the Turkish Community Assembly. After working for his people for a while in this position, he was elected as the Vice President of Cyprus on February 28, 1973. He received a good vote rate during his election period. Three years later, he was elected as the head of state in 1976, which was held within the legal framework, and again as the head of state in 1981. Denktaş, who formed a close bond with the right, was elected as the head of state for the second time in 1981 because he was very popular with the people. Rauf Denktaş, who observed the rights and laws of the people during his time as head of state, has always been an idol by acting justly. In 1983, the TRNC gained its freedom and declared its independence. Rauf Denktaş was the first President of this newly established secular state with a high level of prosperity. Denktaş was very much embraced by the people of the TRNC with his quick wit and fairness. Rauf Raif Denktaş, one of the most influential leaders the world has ever seen, won the love of his people thanks to his chivalrous and fatherly attitudes towards his people and established a throne in the hearts of the TRNC people. Denktaş, who revitalized this state, which was established in a short time, was welcomed positively by the people with his innovations and rational moves he made with his agile intelligence.

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From a Just Statesman to a Caring Father

In the summer of 1949, when Rauf Denktaş was transitioning from lawyer to prosecutor, he and Mrs. Aydın entered the world. With this marriage they joined their lives together, they were actually bound to each other with loyalty at some point. Aydın Denktaş, who stood by Rauf Denktaş in his most difficult times and supported him in all his troubles, was a very devoted and loving wife. They were bound to each other with great love and loyalty throughout their marriage. Aydın Denktaş, Rauf Denktaş's wife, was a wife who wholeheartedly supported all of Rauf Denktaş's decisions and helped him as much as she could. The couple crowned this happy, peaceful and loving marriage with a child and established a warm home with their children. Rauf Denktaş's wife Aydın Denktaş gave birth to a total of six children, three girls and three boys. The couple, who named their children with each other's approval, named their sons Raif, Serdar, Münir, Dilek, Değer and Ender. These six children brought a new warmth and joy to the Denktaş family. The couple, who were like friends with their children, always gave them the best attention and affection they could. Rauf Denktaş, who was a respected and beloved leader as well as a very caring father, became friends with his sons and daughters. He was a compassionate father who played all kinds of games with them, listened to them when they had troubles and problems, and supported them in every decision they made. Rauf Denktaş, who showed the justice and compassion he showed to his people to his children, was a family man who was loved and respected by his children and who was taken as an example.

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TRNC's Bitter Loss

Rauf Denktash Tomb

Rauf Denktaş was suffering from multiple organ failure due to his stressful and hectic life. Denktaş, who started treatment as soon as he heard about his illness, passed away on January 13, 2012 at the age of 88. Rauf Denktaş, who left behind a tearful wife and 3 children, was loved by his people and national mourning was declared throughout the country. All those who loved him sent Rauf Denktaş to his last journey with tears in their eyes. On January 17, 2012, the body of Rauf Raf Denktaş, who was buried with a state ceremony, was buried in the Republic Park in Nicosia. Rauf Denktaş, who left behind countless people who loved him, always looked after the interests of the people with the innovations he made. Rauf Denktaş, who treated his people justly and equally, left as an effective leader, a compassionate father and a jurist who was the epitome of justice. We commemorate the great leader Rauf Denktaş, who was the epitome of justice and compassion, with respect and gratitude. Sleep in the light Rauf Denktaş.

Rauf Denktaş's Writings

In addition to his identity as a lawyer and politician, Denktaş also has a strong writer identity due to his successful pen. With the fluent language of his books, they are admired by many people and are sold out. Rauf Denktaş's books have a very special place in his life. Denktaş, who reads and researches a lot, has 9 books from his own pen.

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