Merhale

Merhale

A Turkish measure of length approximately equivalent to 45.48 kilometers. It became obsolete when Turkey made the metric system mandatory in 1933.
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Basvekilin 24 Agustos 1955 de Istanbulda soyledigi nutuk ve onu takiben Hariciye Vekaleti Vekilinin Londrada Kibris ve Dogu Akdeniz meselelerine dair cereyan eden konferansta yaptigi mudahaleler, ihitilafin seyrinde yeni bir merhale teskil etmistir.