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Bab-i Ali


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Ottoman Sublime Porte. Term refers to palace, court, and government of ruler; initially referred to the dwelling of the grand vizier. The Porte housed the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the former Department of Chief of Secretaries, and the Council of State.

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