'International Alija Izetbegovic Symposium' in Turkey on October 11-12th

International Alija Izetbegovic Symposium will held in Turkey's Istanbul on October, 11-12th 2008.

'International Alija Izetbegovic Symposium' in Turkey on October 11-12th

By World Bulletin Staff

Alija Izetbegovic, the first president of Bosnia, was one of the most important state ministers and thinkers. Alija, called "wise king", lived as an great example to both his nation and the rest of the world.

A Turkish municipality will hold International Alija Izetbegovic Symposium on October, 11-12th 2008 in Holiday Inn Istanbul Airport Hotel.

There will be symposium, exhibition and movies. Alija's son, Bakır Izzetbegovic is expected to attend the symposium along with many academicians and scientests from Turkey, Bosnia and Europe.

Participants will talk about him as both a politician and a thinker during two day- symposium. The last session, called "testimonies", will include explanations of friends of Alija and journalists which had seen Bosnia war.

Lokman Cagrici, mayor of Bagcilar, said that "we do our historical duty to Alija and Bosnia. Alija is also from Istanbul as much as from Bosnia. "

He also added that "Turkish people are interested in Alija's life. This is because Alija give a good lesson to world in Bosnia War. And some of Alija's family belong to Turkey."


October 11th 2008 Saturday

OPENING SESSION – Opening – Protocol speeches

FIRST SESSION - "A Freedom Fighter"

SECOND SESSION - "A Statesmen "

THIRD SESSION - "A Philosopher "

October 12th 2008 Sunday

FOURTH SESSION - "Between East and West"

FIFTH SESSION – Saving Bosnia: Diplomacy and Law

TESTIMONIES SESSION – After Sagacious King


Holiday INN İstanbul Airport Hotel – 11-12 Ekim/October 2008

Municipalitiy of Bağcılar Halk Sarayı -13-20 October 2008


Municipalitiy of Bağcılar Halk Sarayı -13-20 October 2008

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edo kalludra - 12 yıl Before

selamun alejkum from a muslim kosovar it would be needful to get more detailed information about this symposium(entrance ect,) any help from you is so much importanat.

aida - 12 yıl Before

selam alejk from bosnian muslim. very good initiative, since politicians in bosnia have forgotten contributions of alija izetbeg.thanks to our brother nation of turkey, and salam to all of muslims around the world,and to brother in kosovo