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Prime Minister Trudeau’s Message for the 95th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Republic of Turkey

Invitation to Altıkat and Fallen Diplomats Memorial Service

Council of Turkish Canadians requests the honor of your presence at the 36th Commemoration Ceremony of Colonel Atilla Altıkat, Turkish Military Attaché assassinated by Armenian Terrorists in Ottawa in 1982 Date: Monday, August 27, 2018 Time: 14:00 – 15:00 Location: Corner of Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway and Island Park Drive (the intersection where Mr. [...]

CTC and MTS cosponsor a lecture on “AN ASSESSMENT OF THE POST-ELECTION TURKISH ECONOMY”

The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs Centre in Modern Turkish Studies at Carleton University is pleased to welcome the second annual Özerdinç Grimes Visiting Scholar: Professor Vedat Yorucu Faculty of Business and Economics Eastern Mediterranean University who will deliver a public lecture on “AN ASSESSMENT OF THE POST-ELECTION TURKISH ECONOMY” Date: Tuesday, August 28, [...]

CTC Remembers All Victims of the Ottoman-Armenian Conflict

This year once again we remember with sadness and respect the memory of the victims of the Ottoman-Armenian conflict during the First World War. As Canadians we stand for truth and reconciliation. The conflict began when Armenian nationalist groups (Dashnaks and Hunchaks) revolted against the Ottoman Empire, while collaborating with and joining invading Russian armies [...]

Sertab Erener Concert: Commemoration of Atatürk Youth and Sport Day, Turkey

SERTAB ERENER, a well-known Turkish Pop music singer, winner of the Eurovision Song Contest of 2003 with her hit “Every Way That I Can” will be performing LIVE in Ottawa in Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sport Day on May 19, 2018. This live concert is sponsored by Site Preparation Limited. All proceeds from the [...]

MTS 2018 Annual Conference was held in collaboration with the Centre in Modern Turkish Studies, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University on March 9, 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau’s Message for the 94th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Republic of Turkey

We have celebrated the 95th anniversary of the Republic of Turkey Victory Day!

35th Commemoration Ceremony of Colonel Atilla Altıkat

Remembering Turkish Military Attaché Colonel Atilla Altıkat

Ottawa, ON – On Sunday, August 27, 2017, Canadians will once again gather to remember the Turkish military attaché Colonel Atilla Altıkat, who was gunned down by Armenian terrorists in Ottawa thirty-five years ago. Colonel Altıkat was the first and only victim of international terrorism on Canadian soil. Canadians of Turkish origin call on all [...]

Leading Women, Leading Girls, Building Community Awards 2017

Council of Turkish Canadians (CTC) is proud to announce that Dr.Kevser Taymaz has received the Leading Women/Leading Girls, Building Communities Award in Ottawa Center by MPP Yasir Naqvi!

CTC’s Ads in the Ottawa Citizen and Metro Ottawa (April 24, 2017)

CTC Remembers All Victims of the Ottoman-Armenian Conflict

Ottawa, ON, April 24, 2017 – This year once again we remember with sadness and respect the memory of the victims of the Ottoman-Armenian conflict during the First World War. As Canadians we stand for truth and reconciliation. The conflict began when Armenian nationalist groups (Dashnaks and Hunchaks) revolted against the Ottoman Empire, while collaborating [...]

French Constitutional Council Reaffirms that Crimes Against Humanity or Genocide must be Established by Competent Courts not Legislature

On January 26, 2017, the Constitutional Council of France repealed a provision of the Law on Equality and Citizenship that aimed to criminalize speech that disputes genocides.   The amendment, contained in article 173 of the Law of Equality and Citizenship, had been stealthily inserted into the reform package late last year through efforts by [...]

Esprit de Corps Magazine – Remembrance Issue

93rd Anniversary of the Establishment of the Republic of Turkey

  Dear Members of the Turkish Canadian Community: 93 years ago today, on October 29, 1923, the Republic of Turkey was proclaimed as a new nation, taking its place among the civilized nations of the world. The Republic was born as a secular and democratic country, with respect for rule of law, human rights, gender [...]

The Council of Turkish Canadians, in collaboration with the Carleton University presented a talk by Tareq Ismael on Turkish Democracy: Regional and International Implications of the Failed Coup, on 19th September 2016

Newspaper advertisement regarding 34th Commemoration Ceremony of Colonel Atilla Altıkat

34th Commemoration Ceremony of Colonel Atilla Altıkat

Remembering Turkish Military Attaché Colonel Atilla Altıkat

Canadians will once again gather to remember the Turkish military attaché Colonel Atilla Altıkat, who was gunned down by Armenian terrorists in Ottawa thirty-four years ago. Colonel Altıkat was the very first and only victim of international terrorism on Canadian soil. Canadians of Turkish origin call on all relevant agencies and  political leaders to stand [...]

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