The Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of Republic of Turkey , death was commemorated with a ceremony held in Mersin 76 .
Photo of Mersin , began in the morning hours of November 10 Atatürk Commemoration Ceremony at 08.45't Republic Square. The ceremony Mersin Governor Özdemir Çakacak , Mediterranean Region and Garrison Commander Rear Admiral Nejat Atilla DEMIRHAN , President of Mersin Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Free Virtual , CHP Mersin Deputies Aytug shooter and Vahap choice with district mayors , political parties and representatives of civil society organizations , soldiers, veterans , students and citizens attended. Çakacak Governor , Rear Admiral DEMIRHAN and Deputy Mayor wreath ceremony began with the presentation of the Ataturk Monument Virtual Ataturk's life in his eyes that was made hours 09.05't 2 minute silence . Provincial Disaster Emergency Management , ships in the harbor , fishing boats sirens in the shelter , klaxon of motor vehicles , locomotives also joined the commemoration of whistled for 2 minutes. Mediterranean Region and Garrison Command Band accompanied also by reading the National Anthem before the Turkish flag hoisted , then halved. Photo Commemoration later continued at the Cultural Center. Mersin University , Mersin Provincial Directorate of National Education , Mersin State Opera and Ballet Directorate ( MDOB ) prepared in the program , accompanied by the National Anthem and then the silence was read MDOB artists . The ceremony continued with two students read poems describing Ataturk , MDOB and State Classical Turkish Music Choir \"Commemoration of Atatürk \"concert and musical drama ended after the exhibition .