Factbox: Turkey’s new cabinet under powerful executive presidency

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan poses with his new cabinet at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

ANKARA (Reuters) – Following are the ministers and vice president in Turkey’s new executive presidential system, announced by President Tayyip Erdogan at a news conference on Monday.

  • Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan poses with his new cabinet at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey July 9, 2018. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
  • Vice President…………………………………………….FUAT OKTAY

    Treasury and Finance Minister……………………………BERAT ALBAYRAK

    Trade Minister………………………………………….RUHSAR PEKCAN

    Industry and Technology Minister…………………………MUSTAFA VARANK

    Energy and Natural Resources Minister………………………FATIH DONMEZ

    Transportation and Infrastructure Minister…………………..CAHIT TURAN

    Justice Minister……………………………………….ABDULHAMIT GUL

    Foreign Minister……………………………………..MEVLUT CAVUSOGLU

    Interior Minister………………………………………SULEYMAN SOYLU

    Defense Minister………………………………………….HULUSI AKAR

    Education Minister………………………………………..ZIYA SELCUK

    Agriculture and Forestry Minister………………………BEKIR PAKDEMIRLI

    Health Minister………………………………………..FAHRETTIN KOCA

    Environment and Urban Minister……………………………..MURAT KURUM

    Culture and Tourism Minister………………………………MEHMET ERSOY

    Youth and Sports Minister……………………………..MEHMET KASAPOGLU

    Labor, Social Services and Family Minister…………..ZEHRA ZUMRUT SELCUK

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