Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality

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Stambol - Administration
... Since 2004, Istanbul has been one of only two cities in Turkey (the other being ─░zmit) whose city boundaries are concurrent with the boundaries of its province ... The city, considered capital of Istanbul Province, is administered by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (MMI), which oversees the thirty-nine districts of the ... council composed of representatives of the confessional groups (millet) across Istanbul ...

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