15 January 1911Mustafa Kemal was assigned as the  deputy commander of the 38th Infantry Regiment located in Selonica.
13 September 1911Mustafa Kemal transferred to General Staff in Istanbul.
29 September 1911 Italy declared war to Ottoman Government in order to capture Tripoli.
5 October 1911Mustafa Kemal took part in the defensive and distraction wars against the Italians at Tobruk and Derna.
27 November 1911Mustafa Kemal was promoted to Major.