TASC CO-Chair Visits Turkish and Antalya Bar Associations

TASC CO-Chair Visits Turkish and Antalya Bar Associations

TASC Co-Chair, Attorney Gunay Evinch met with Turkish Bar Association (TBB) President Metin Feyzioglu and Antalya Bar Association (ABB) President Polat Balkan on the Turkish Riviera in Antalya. They discussed cooperation between TASC and TBB on informing Turkish lawyers regarding civil rights issues in the United States, including anti-terror, pretrial detention, interrogation methods, Miranda rights,…

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TASC Co-Chair Speaks at International Law Workshop at Ozyegin University, Istanbul

TASC Co-Chair Speaks at International Law Workshop at Ozyegin University, Istanbul

TASC Co-Chair, Attorney Gunay Evinch spoke at an international law workshop organized by the Eurasia Strategic Studies Center (AVIM) and Ozyegin University, near Istanbul, Turkey.  Evinch’s firm is defending the Turkish Republic Central Bank and Ziraat Bank in the Armenian reparations cases of Bakalian and Davoyan. Over 30 legal scholars and lawyers attended the conference. …

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TASC Co-Chair Speaks at Anatolia University, Eskisehir

TASC Co-Chair Speaks at Anatolia University, Eskisehir

TASC Co-Chair Gunay Evinch spoke on US-Turkish Relations at the Anatolia University Strategic Research Center, in Eskisehir, Turkey. Over 500 students and faculty attended.  Their questions focused on the election of Donald Trump, the Pentagon’s statement that “nothing will change” regarding US military policy in the region, the Washington Post’s warning that Trump should cooperate…

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TASC Leadership Attends ATC Defense Conference 2016

TASC Leadership Attends ATC Defense Conference 2016

The TASC Board of Directors attended the American Turkish Council Defense Conference in Washington DC.  TASC Co-Chairman Gunay Evinch met with Turkish and American defense companies for their support, emphasizing that TASC represents the broadest diversity of Turkish Americans nationwide and a key interlocutor between the United States and Turkey. Corporate members commended TASC’s principle…

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Maryland Governor Appoints TASC Co-Chair Evinch

Maryland Governor Appoints TASC Co-Chair Evinch

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan appointed TASC Co-Chairman Gunay Evinch as Commissioner on the Maryland State Commission on Middle Eastern Communities. Also appointed was Turkish American women’s leader Mehtap Sendur. Evinch thanked Maryland’s Turkish American, Indian American and Pakistani American community leaders, as well as Maryland Senior Delegate Dan Morhaim. Evinch and Sendur will work together…

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TASC Joins THY DC Luxury Lounge Inauguration

TASC Joins THY DC Luxury Lounge Inauguration

        October 2016 – Washington DC – The Turkish American National Steering Committee (TASC) commends in the inauguration of the Turkish Airlines Lounge at Washington DC Dulles International Airport event. The Commercially Important Persons Lounge (CIP) provides a sports bar, restaurant, library, lounging area, indoor garden sanctuary, worship rooms, showers for frequent…

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