Vilayet

Some articles on vilayet, vilayets:

Ankara Vilayet
... The Vilayet of Ankara or Angora was an Ottoman vilayet centered on the city of Ankara in north-central Anatolia, which includes most of ancient Galatia ...
Scutari Vilayet - History
... The Scutari Vilayet was established in 1867 by merging the Sanjaks of Shkodra and Debar ... with the Sanjak of Skopje and became the Scutari Vilayet ... In 1877, Prizren passed to the Kosovo Vilayet and Debar passed to the Monastir Vilayet, while Durrës (Dıraç) township became Durrës Sanjak ...
Salonica Vilayet
... The Vilayet of Salonica (Ottoman Turkish ولايت سلانيك, Vilâyet-i Selânik) was an Ottoman province from 1867 to 1912 ... The vilayet was bounded by the Principality (later Kingdom), of Bulgaria on the north Eastern Rumelia on the northeast (after the Treaty of Berlin) Edirne Vilayet on the east the ... The vilayet consisted of present Central and Eastern parts of Greek Macedonia and Pirin Macedonia in Bulgaria ...
Subdivisions Of The Ottoman Empire - 1864-1917 - Vilayets
... The Vilayets were introduced with the promulgation of the "Vilayet Law" (Turkish Teskil-i Vilayet Nizamnamesi) in 1864, as part of the administrative reforms that were being enacted throughout the empire ... a hierarchy of administrative units the vilayet, liva/sanjak, kaza and village council, to which the 1871 Vilayet Law added the nabiye ... The 1864 law also specified the responsibilities of the governor (wali) of the vilayet and their councils ...
Assyrian Independence - World War I and Aftermath (1914–1924) - Assyrian Genocide
... Patriarch of Constantinople, there were 18,000 Assyrians in Van Vilayet, 15,000 in Bitlis Vilayet and 25,000 in Diyarbekir Vilayet in 1912/1913 ...