Persons without Turk roots not considered immigrants in Turkey

Politics Materials 24 June 2006 12:11 (UTC +04:00)

Turkish Milli Medjlis commission examined a new law draft providing non-recognition of persons without Turk roots immigrants.

Trends special correspondent reports from Turkey, immigrant status will also be granted to foreigners or persons of Turk descent unless they would have earlier been deported from Turkey for security reasons.

Recognition of Turk roots at one or another person will be examined at the governmental council in accordance with the relevant authority with Turkish Foreign Ministry.