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Flag of Karaman - Image by Jens Pattke, 3 November 2012
The flag of Karaman (photo) is white with the municipality's emblem. "Belediyesi" means "Municipality".
Tomislav Šipek, 23 October 2012
Flag of KMÜ - Image by Ivan Sache, 13 January 2018
KMÜ (website), established in Karaman on 29 May 2007, is composed of 7 Faculties, 1 College, 5 Vocational Schools and 2 Institutes.
KMÜ is named for Mehmet I of Karaman (d. 1280) the third and greatest
ruler of the Karamanid dynasty.
Mehmet gathered all Turkmen clans from Taurus around him. He defeated the Seljuk and Mongol forces, capturing Konya. Mehmet was the first ruler to establish Turkish as a state language, in a firman (Decree) dated 12 May 1277, he stated: ”Starting from today, in dervish convents, in councils, in the palace, in parliament and in squares, no language other than Turkish shall be allowed”.
Ivan Sache, 13 January 2018
Flag of KTSO - Image by Ivan Sache, 2 August 2019
KTSO (website) was established in 1926. After 10 years of service, it was incorporated to the Konya Chamber of Commerce and Industry. In 1949, it was re-established at the initiative of merchants and industrialists.
The flag of KTSO (photo, photo, photo, photo, photo) is white with the organization's emblem.
Ivan Sache, 2 August 2019