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Mehmet Görmez

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Religion  Sunni Islam
Education  Ankara University
Spouse  Hatice Kubra Gormez
Nationality  Turkish
Name  Mehmet Gormez

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Born  1 January 1959Nizip, Gaziantep, Turkey
Known for  President of Diyanet Isleri Baskanligi
Role  President of the Presidency of Religious Affairs of Turkey

Turkey's Religious Affairs President Mehmet Gormez in Saudi Arabia

Mehmet Görmez (born 1959) is the President of the Presidency of Religious Affairs (Turkish: Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığı, commonly known as Diyanet) and as such legally the highest level Islamic cleric in Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.


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Turkey's Religious Affairs Presidency's President Gormez visits Jerusalem


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Mehmet Görmez was born in 1959 in Nizip in Gaziantep Province, Turkey. He has been the President of Diyanet since November 2010. In 1987, he completed his studies of Islamic studies at Ankara University and gained his bachelor's degree at this faculty. Later, he became assistant at Ahmet Yesevi University in Kazakhstan. From 1988 to 1989, he visited Cairo University. In 1995, he earned his PhD in Islamic studies at the Ankara University. From 1997 to 1998, he lived in the United Kingdom. From 2001 to 2003 he gave lessons at the Hacettepe University. He became a professor in 2006.

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) declared him an apostate.

He speaks Turkish, Kurdish, Arabic, and English. He is married and has three children.

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