Selma Yel

Keywords: İbrahim Temo, İttihat and Terakki, Atatürk, Reforms, Ottoman State

Abstract

İbrahim Temo is a founder, duıing the fîrst stage of İttihat and Terakki, and has been effeçtive on the fate of the Ottoman State during the last years. İbrahim Temo was originally of Albanian origin, and later continued his political activities in Romania. In his risale (article) published in 1937 in Mecidiye-Romania, titled "Why do I like Atatürk", he evaluated the proclamation of the Rebuclic and reforms, sharing his feelings for Mustafa Kemal Atatürk with the people of Romania and Albania. As an old ittihatçı, the ideas of İbrahim Temo are observed to contend dense love, respect and even admiration. At the same time, it was determined that ideas of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and İbrahim Temo were in similarity with each other.