|Biographical detail : ||A Turkish general and statesman.
He was the first to join the ‘Society of Union & progress’ also known as ‘Young Turks’. He joined the military administration after the revolution of 1908. He was head of the security forces and later on minister of public works, Governor of Syria and was one of the most influential persons along with Enver Pasha and Kamal Mustafa Pasha. An Armenian nationalist assassinated him.