Ferudun Ata

Keywords: The Entente State, Ottoman State, armistice, foundation, Mudros Armistice

Abstract

A short time after the end of World War I and the singing of the Mudros Armistice (30 October 1918). The Entente States occupying İstanbul interfered in everyting by getting hold of almost ali the institutions and foundations. Prisons were one of the foundations The Entente State İnterfered in. Interference in prisons which were examples of judicial institutions showed that the Ottoman Goverment had lost its independence. The Study deals with The Entente State' coming to the prisions and taking away the non-Muslims convİcts who were sentenced long ago for murder, theft and usurpation by force and threat despite the objections of the goverment and the prison authorities.