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Consul General Memet Mevlüt Yakut was born in 1983 in Siirt/Türkiye.

He received his undergraduate degree from Bilkent University (Ankara), Department of International Relations and completed his graduate studies (Master of Arts) at Koç University (Istanbul), Department of International Relations, in the field of European Integration Studies.

After joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 2007, he served at several departments in Ankara (Deputy Directorates General of the Americas, Iraq, Syria, Cabinet of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Office of the Special Advisor to the Minister, Office of the Chief Foreign Policy Advisor to the President, Cabinet of the President).

He also assumed various functions at the Embassies of Türkiye in Baghdad, Paris and The Hague, respectively. Most recently, he served at the Permanent Mission of Türkiye to the United Nations in New York.

Since 15 November 2022, he has been serving as the Consul General of Türkiye in Erbil.

Consul General Yakut speaks English, French and Arabic.


Memet Mevlüt Yakut Consul General
Sunday - Thursday

09:00 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 16:00

Working hours: Monday-Thursday, 09:00-12:30 & 13:30-16:00. The Consulate General is closed on Fridays and Saturdays.
1/1/2024 1/1/2024 New Year's Eve
3/5/2024 3/5/2024 Public Holiday
3/11/2024 3/11/2024 Public Holiday
3/14/2024 3/14/2024 Public Holiday
3/21/2024 3/23/2024 Nowruz
4/1/2024 4/1/2024 Public Holiday
4/9/2024 4/9/2024 Public Holiday
4/10/2024 4/12/2024 Eid Al-Fitr
4/19/2024 4/19/2024 Public Holiday
5/1/2024 5/1/2024 International Workers' Day
6/16/2024 6/19/2024 Eid Al-Adha
7/7/2024 7/7/2024 Hijri New Year
7/14/2024 7/14/2024 Republic Day of Iraq
7/16/2024 7/16/2024 Day of Ashura
9/15/2024 9/15/2024 Public Holiday
10/3/2024 10/3/2024 Independence Day of Iraq
12/25/2024 12/25/2024 Christmas Day