Government: Parliamentarian Democracy
Establishment: 15 November 1983
TRNC President: Mustafa Akıncı
TRNC Speaker of Assembly: Teberrüken Uluçay
TRNC Prime Minister: Ersin Tatar
Neighbouring Countries: Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Egypt and South Cyprus.
Population: 286,257 (de jure population in 2011)
Religion: 99 % Muslim, 1% others
International call code: +90 392
Traffic: Traffic flows in the left lane
Climate: The climate is a typical Mediterranean climate. Summers are hot and dry, while winters are warm and rainy.
Official Language: Turkish.
Currency: Turkish Lira (₺).
First Aid/Ambulance: 112
Forest Fire: 177
Civil Defence: 101